Congressman Matt Gaetz Applauds Florida Legislature’s Vote to End Ban on Smoking Medical Marijuana

March 13, 2019
Press Release

Washington, D.C. — Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) released the following statement in response to the Florida legislature’s vote to end the ban on smokable medical marijuana at the urging of Governor Ron DeSantis.

“On January 17th, Governor Ron DeSantis, John Morgan and I called upon the Florida legislature to repeal Florida’s ban on smokable medical marijuana. Today, the legislature did the right thing and successfully responded to our call. Governor DeSantis isn’t just making promises, he’s keeping them. And all Floridians are better for it.,” said Rep. Gaetz.