Advocates are pushing for legalization of marijuana on the 2016 ballot. The Florida Cannabis Act would regulate marijuana the same as alcohol is regulated.

Kanika Lal Recreational marijuana advocates are pushing for an initiative on the 2016 ballot that would grant Florida residents the right to vote on legalizing pot. The Florida Cannabis Act would allow anyone 21 and older to purchase and possess up to one ounce of marijuana. Adults could also grow up to six cannabis plants

Off The Grid and #OraPolitics are on the front lines for the Republican debate, which is being held tonight at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library.

Off The Grid The Off The Grid team along with #OraPolitics is in Simi Valley, Calif. today, preparing to cover the second GOP debate at the Reagan Library. With Reagan’s Air Force One serving as the evening’s set, Donald Trump, Ben Carson, Jeb Bush, Ted Cruz, Scott Walker, Marco Rubio, Mike Huckabee, Carly Fiorina, John

Motion to discuss the bill to provide medical benefits and compensation for emergency workers who were first on the scene of the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks fell three votes short today.

Jen Hobbs What’s even more upsetting about emergency workers being denied medical benefits and compensation, is the fact that our government could have prevented the very situation we found ourselves in on September 11, 2001. Watch this video to find out how the government identified one of the hijackers through the Able Danger program, but did

The Justice Is Not For Sale Act would ban government contracts with private prisons, forcing local and state government responsible over state and local correctional facilities.

Off The Grid Bernie Sanders has just announced the next big issue he plans on taking on: private prisons. Sanders introduced a bill called the Justice is Not For Sale Act, which would ban government contracts with private prisons. “Study after study after study has shown private prisons are not cheaper, they are not safer,

Lawmakers have ordered a briefing with those involved with the Marine Corps study that claimed all-male units outperform units including women.

Kanika Lal A recent Marine Corps study stating all-male combat units perform better than combats including women, has sparked debate and a lawmaker briefing. Related Story Jesse Ventura Says He Will Never Use This Term This news comes just as the Pentagon is preparing to open all combat jobs to women. Representative Susan Davis said

Florida recreational marijuana advocates are on the move to get an initiative on the 2016 ballot that would give residents the chance to vote on legalizing pot and regulating the drug like alcohol. The Florida Cannabis Act would allow anyone over age 21 to purchase and possess up to an ounce of marijuana.

Off The Grid It’s all part of the domino effect that is happening with marijuana. More and more states are going to be legalizing it because they see the positives far outweighs the negatives. People are starting to understand that it’s a wonderful plant, specifically for medical purposes. They see the money that it can bring

Jeb Bush’s new tax plan would cut individual income taxes for almost all Americans. Although, more than half the dollar value of the tax cuts would go to 1 percent of the population — the richest 1 percent.

Off The Grid What do you expect to get from a pig but a grunt? Just look at where his donations come from. It is a case of bribery, but they just call it campaign contributions. Whoever gives them their big campaign contributions, gets to eat at the trough. This is a classic example of

The legalization of recreational marijuana in Colorado has sparked an avalanche of positive outcomes. The numbers prove that it is good for both the state and the people, although some believe that it is two steps forward, one step back.

Off The Grid The legalization of Marijuana has been widely successful proving to have both economic and social benefits as advocates have been suggesting for years. People in the business say that, although they are doing well, there are regulations and setbacks which are keeping them from reaching their full potential. A prime example of