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Rep. Earl Blumenauer calls the war on drugs ‘a stain on America’


Democratic Rep. Earl Blumenauer of Oregon, a lifelong resident of Portland, tells Ali Velshi about his community’s need for Congress to pass a second round of relief. He says, “Our neighborhood restaurants are really the life blood and essence of Portland… They were hit the hardest.” He also discusses the House passing a historic bill to decriminalize cannabis: “What I’m proud of is that this was a movement.”