Gary Johnson

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2012

    Unlike in 2010, Attorney General Eric Holder Stays Silent on Marijuana Legalization

    Scapegoats were readily available when California voters missed their chance to live in the first state in the Union to legalize marijuana for adults in 2010. While some blamed the medical marijuana supporters who opposed Proposition 19 -- which led some in some pre-election polls, at 52 percen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2012

    In Colorado, Marijuana Candidate Gary Johnson Aims To Be Obama's Nader

    During his two terms as New Mexico governor, Gary Johnson was best known for two things: vetoing nearly half of the bills that reached his desk and advocating for marijuana legalization.Now, as the Libertarian candidate for president and man of the hour for bereft, Johnson is angling to become forev ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2012

    Roseanne Stumps For Medical Marijuana Vote In Oakland

    As third-party hero Gary Johnson cements his status as the most viable alternative presidential candidate in recent memory (the Libertarian challenger to Obama-Romney broke the 10 percent mark in one recent poll of Ohio voters), it appears clear to marijuana-minded voters that there's no better frie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2012

    Paul Ryan's Take on Marijuana: Worthless or Desperate?

    Scooping up votes in swing states is how Paul Ryan serves Mitt Romney best. And what better dissatisfied liberal bloc for the Republicans to court than marijuana supporters, stunned by President Obama's total betrayal?Hence the vice presidential candidate's stance in a college town in swinging Color ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2012

    Stoners For Obama: Conservatives, Marijuana Activists Blast "Harold and Kumar" Video

    Be honest: With whom would you rather knock back a cold one or pull a few tubes of your favorite Choom -- Barack Obama or Mitt Romney?Neither, clearly. The portrayal of George W. Bush as an "Alabama Kush"-puffing commander in chief in "Harold and Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay" is hands-down the m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    Gary Johnson, Libertarian Candidate, Gives Marijuana Supporters an Alternative to Republicans

    Will Ron Paul Supporters Follow?For all the love showered upon him by cannabis and hemp activists, Ron Paul was always going to be a bitter pill for liberals to swallow. On the surface, the straight-talking Texan sounded good for voters weary with mainstream party choices: The long-tenured Congressm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 4, 2011

    Gavin Newsom, SF Supes Blast Feds' War on Medical Marijuana

    Drug warrior in words only?‚ÄčLt. Gov. Gavin Newsom shared a Los Angeles stage on Thursday with GOP presidential candidate Gary Johnson, the former governor of New Mexico who wants to end marijuana prohibition and free all nonviolent marijuana offenders from jail.While it's unlikely Newsom would sac ... More >>

  • News

    April 18, 2001

    Better Than Nothing

    Gary Johnson is about to become the first transsexual to sue for discrimination under a new state law. The only catch: He must admit to being "disabled."

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    July 9, 1997
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