audio by organization senator

08/26/11 Constance Johnson

Fri - Okla state Sen. Constance Johnson re need to adjust parole system


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/23/12 Larry Campbell

Fri - Canadian Senator Larry Campbell speaks at Baker Institute re failure of drug war


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

08/26/12 Juan Vargas

Sun - Senator Juan Vargas, John Lindsey Polan re Caravan for Peace


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/21/13 John Whitmire

Mon - Tex Sen John Whitmire: "wrong to lock up those who are not a threat"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/25/13 Patrick Leahy

Fri - Sen Patrick Leahy, Chair of Crim Judiciary decries drug war madness


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/10/13 Elizabeth Warren

Sen. Elizabeth Warren chastizes US drug war tactics, Bloomberg report on cannabis use in Silicon Valley, Rabbi Jeffrey Kahn opening cannabis shop in Wash DC, Valerie Corral re cannabis use, death and dignity


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

03/17/13 Elizabeth Warren

Sun - Sen Elizabeth Warren decries failure of drug war


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/06/13 Patrick Leahy

US Senate hearing on mandatory minimums and the drug war, with Sen Leahy, Sen Grassley, Sen Paul & more


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

10/11/13 Rand Paul

Fri - Senator Rand Paul: "Drug war costs $80 billion a year!"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/12/13 Rand Paul

Sat - Senator Rand Paul: "Drug war is a tragedy"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/13/15 Corey Booker

Washington DC Conf with Senators, Rand Paul, Corey Booker and Kirsten Gillbrand call for legal Med Cannabis. Asha Bandele of DPA with the Rev. Dr. Frederick D. Haynes III, Senior Pastor Friendship-West Baptist Church. Mike Trace, Dir International Drug Policy Consortium, from plenary session at the UN in Vienna on March 11.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

03/16/15 Corey Booker

Mon - Senators Booker and Paul call for legal medical cannabis in US


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/17/15 Kirsten Gillbrand

Tue - Senators, Rand Paul and Kirsten Gillbrand call for legal Med Cannabis.


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

03/18/15 Kirsten Gilbrand

Wed - Senator Kirsten Gillbrand calls for legal Med Cannabis.


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

07/08/15 Corey Booker

Wed - Sen Corey Booker scalds "Doctor" Keven Sabet for reefer madness


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

10/21/15 Corey Booker

Wed - Senator Corey Booker + Steve Downing former Dep Police Chief of Los Angeles


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

11/01/15 Bernie Sanders

This week: Bernie Sanders talks about criminal justice reform and marijuana legalization on the floor of the US Senate, and we talk with Rick Doblin of MAPS about MDMA and medical cannabis research.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

11/02/15 Bernie Sanders

Mon - Bernie Sanders calls for end of federal marijuana law


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

11/27/15 Cory Booker

2015 Drug Policy Alliance Conf with Senator Cory Booker, DPA Exec Dir Ethan Nadelmann, Michael Krawitz Dir of Veterans for Medical Cannabis, Nurse Ken Wolski of Coalition for Med Marijuana New Jersey, memoriam to Professor Buford Terrell & Tom Angel of Marijuana Majority


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

12/03/15 Cory Booker

Thu - US Senator Cory Booker speaks to DPA Conference 1/2


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

12/04/15 Cory Booker

Fri - US Senator Cory Booker speaks to DPA Conference 2/2


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

12/28/15 Bernie Sanders

Mon - Bernie Sanders: end the federal prohibition of marijuana 1/2


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

12/29/15 Bernie Sanders

Tue - Bernie Sanders: end the federal prohibition of marijuana 2/2


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

02/11/16 Bernie Sanders

Thu - KTUL report on cannabis in Oklahoma + Promo for Baker Institute panel: "Law Enforcement Perspectives on Drug Prohibition"


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

01/01/16 Rodney Ellis

Senator Rodney Ellis, unedited


28:33 minutes (13.07 MB)

06/03/16 Rodney Ellis

Texas Senator Rodney Ellis joins us for the whole program to discuss the failure of Texas criminal justice system to adjust to new science and common sense


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

06/09/16 Rodney Ellis

Thu - Texas Senator Rodney Ellis re the failure of Texas criminal justice system 1/4


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

06/10/16 Rodney Ellis

Fri - Texas Senator Rodney Ellis re the failure of Texas criminal justice system 2/4


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

06/11/16 Rodney Ellis

Sat - Texas Senator Rodney Ellis re the failure of Texas criminal justice system 3/4


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/12/16 Rodney Ellis

Sun - Texas Senator Rodney Ellis re the failure of Texas criminal justice system 4/4


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/29/16 Tom Carper

Wed - US Senate Homeland Security & Governmental Affairs Committee with: US Senator Tom Carper


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

07/24/16 Tim Kaine

US Senator Tim Kaine talks about states as laboratories of democracy, and asks whether marijuana legalization has impacted heroin production; Senator Ed Markey talks about overdose deaths, and asks whether the administration has been ignoring Fentanyl coming in from China and Mexico; and Senator Marco Rubio speaks sensibly about alcohol, other drugs, and drug addiction.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

09/11/16 Corey Booker

Sun - Senator Corey Booker decries current marijuana laws


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

12/13/16 Jose Menendez

Tue - Texas Senator Jose Menendez submits medical cannabis bill


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

03/10/17 Larry Campbell

Fri - Canadian Senator Larry Campbell on opiod crisis, failure of drug war 1/2


3:00 minutes (1.37 MB)

03/11/17 Larry Campbell

Sat - Canadian Senator Larry Campbell on opiod crisis, failure of drug war 2/2


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

05/04/17 Harold Jones

Thu - Georgia Senator Harold Jones appreciates the Drug Policy Alliance


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

06/04/17 Lynn Ruane

This week we hear from a debate in the Irish Senate regarding the Controlled Drugs and Harm Reduction Bill 2017, featuring Senator Lynn Ruane, Senator Aodhán Ó Ríordáin, and Senator Niall O Donnghaile.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

08/04/17 Cory Booker

Senator Cory Booker bill to legalize cannabis, Ann Coulter demonizes black race and cannabis, former Congressman Ron Paul demonizes the demonizers, CBS: continuing Chicago cop corruption.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

08/08/17 Cory Booker

Tue - US Senator Cory Booker outlines reasons for his new bill to legalize cannabis


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

08/09/17 Cory Booker

Wed - US Senator Cory Booker outlines reasons for his new bill to legalize cannabis 2/3


2:59 minutes (1.37 MB)

08/10/17 Cory Booker

Thu - US Senator Cory Booker outlines reasons for his new bill to legalize cannabis 3/3


3:00 minutes (1.38 MB)

09/24/17 Lew Frederick

The state of California is considering supervised consumption sites, and we speak with Oregon State Senator Lew Frederick about racial profiling, drug possession penalties, and House Bill 2355.


29:00 minutes (13.28 MB)

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