DEA Head's Absurd Marijuana Testimony

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"""Michele Leonhart, the head of the Drug Enforcement Administration, ducked a tough line of questioning from Rep. Jared Polis (D-Colo.) on Wednesday, refusing to answer a number of questions about the comparative health impacts of marijuana and other, harder drugs.

Leonard was testifying before the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security. Polis, a top congressional advocate for marijuana law reform, took the opportunity to grill the DEA administrator on some specifics about marijuana, which has been decriminalized in some parts of his state and legalized for medical purposes in the rest..."".* The Young Turks host Cenk Uygur breaks it down.

*Read more here from Nick Wing at The Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/21/michele-leonhart-dea-crack-heroin-ma...

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