Joe Biden's commitment to staff his White House with the best people possible has run head-on into his decades-long support for America's war on drugs."Dozens of young White House staffers have been suspended, asked to resign or placed in a remote work program due to past marijuana use...
"Dozens of young White House staffers have been suspended, asked to resign or placed in a remote work program due to past marijuana use, frustrating staffers who were pleased by initial indications from the Biden administration that recreational use of cannabis would not be immediately disqualifying for would-be personnel, according to three people familiar with the situation. The policy has even affected staffers whose marijuana use was exclusive to one of the 14 states—and the District of Columbia—where cannabis is legal," The Daily Beast reported Thursday evening.
Sorry about the source - it's the only one I could find
This one's going to cost votes and reputation.
The republicans are going to have a field day with decriminalization while the 'de-criminalizer' wont hire past users.