Hemp Unites McConnell and Merkley

The Republican leader and the Oregon Democrat both want to encourage research on industrial uses for marijuana's cousin.

WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 07: (L-R) Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV), Sen. Tammy Baldwin (D-WI), Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR), Sen. Richard Durbin (D-IL), Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA) and Sen. Patty Murray (D-WA) hold a news conference before the final passage of the Employment Non-Discrimination Act at the U.S. Capitol November 7, 2013 in Washington, DC. The bill, which protects gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered people from being fired because of their sexual orientation, is not expected to be taken up by the GOP-controlled House of Representatives. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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