Tag: Veterans Equal Access

Bernie Sanders Vows to Expand Veteran Healthcare

U.S. Democratic presidential contender Bernie Sanders has promised to boost healthcare services for military veterans if he is elected, putting a priority on upgrading facilities and hiring more doctors and nurses for the Department of Veterans Affairs. To mark the Veterans Day holiday, Sanders vowed to fill nearly 50,000 slots for doctors, nurses and other […]

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Curaleaf Launches Veterans Cannabis Project in Oregon

Customers can now purchase custom Veterans Cannabis Project pre-rolls to support veterans’ access to cannabis PORTLAND, Ore., Aug. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Curaleaf, a leading vertically integrated cannabis operator in the United States, launched its initiative with the Veterans Cannabis Project (VCP), an organization that advocates for legal and supported access of medical cannabis for […]

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No Veterans Equal Access Bill Means No Marijuana For Vets

The Veterans Equal Access Bill has been struck down by Congressional Republicans in theHouse Rules Committee, which prevented the bill from even coming to vote. The intention of the Veterans Equal Access Bill was to allow VA doctors to discuss and recommend medical marijuana to their veteran patients. Despite growing support both from Republican ranks […]

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