Kentucky Lawmaker Compares Bourbon to Medical Marijuana


Courier Journal 12-7-18

December 7, 2018

Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers had a different idea for her the other day while speaking to the Kentucky Chamber of Commerce.

Have a bourbon. That’s right, the Republican leader of the Kentucky Senate compared medical marijuana to Woodford Reserve bourbon and said that if people need to “relax” or “feel better,” they ought to just sit back with a glass of Woodford.

Just have an old fashioned or a highball and all your troubles will melt away.

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About Jason Maynard

Jason is a KY4MM volunteer from the mountains of East Kentucky who has been an advocate for medical cannabis for many years. He contributes to our website and social media platforms. He believes that science and the truth will prevail, and that evidence and data are our most powerful tools to make that happen. He can be reached through Twitter @KYMMJason