President Biden on Thursday publicly endorsed the Justice Department’s recommendation to loosen restrictions on marijuana, a long-expected measure that marks a historic shift in the nation’s drug policy.

“Far too many lives have been upended because of failed approach to marijuana, and I’m committed to righting those wrongs,” Biden said in a video posted on X.

 If a proposed rule goes into effect, marijuana will join a category including prescription drugs such as ketamine, anabolic steroids and testosterone.  Read More