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AOC Calls For Decriminalizing All Drug Use

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AOC Calls For Decriminalizing All Drug Use

AOC Calls For Decriminalizing All Drug Use

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez voiced support for decriminalizing the use of all drugs on Sunday.

She tweeted that drug decriminalization, as well as marijuana legalization, are “matters of public health.” The House of Representatives rejected her attempts to decriminalize drug use for research purposes.

The congresswoman does not have a specific plan on how to reduce the criminal side effects of drug use.

NBC reports that death from tainted cocaine is rising across the country.

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