[VIDEO] Des Moines Public Library, “A Sensible Conversation about Medical Cannabis in Iowa,” December 2nd 2013

Senator Joe Bolkcom has uploaded these videos to his YouTube channel for anyone who couldn’t attend the December 2nd discussion on medical cannabis at the Des Moines Public Library.

You can also see video of the Iowa City hearing here courtesy of Iowa City Cable TV.

Legislators in attendance at this event:

Representative Bruce Hunter (D) Des Moines Introducing pro-cannabis bill in Iowa House

Senator Brad Zaun (R) Johnston

Representative Rob Taylor (R) West Des Moines

Representative John Forbes (D) Urbandale

Senator Joe Bolkcom (D) Iowa City Sponsoring medical cannabis bill in Senate

Senator Janet Peterson (D) Iowa

Representative Jo Oldson (D) Des Moines)

West Des Moines Mayor Steve Gaer and wife Sally Gaer, whose 23 year old daughter has epilepsy, also attended. Sally Gaer was on Iowa Public Radio recently talking about cannabis treating epilepsy.

Follow WeedPress on Facebook. If you’d like your story heard by legislators this next session, email me at jkarimi2007@hotmail.com, or write to me on the Iowa Patients for Medical Marijuana Facebook page. You can remain anonymous if you’d like. I’ll publish your story here on WeedPress and make sure politicians see it next year.



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