Former House Speaker Boehner ‘has evolved’ on marijuana, joins boardroom of cannabis company
COLUMBUS, Ohio -- John Boehner is heading for the boardroom of a cannabis company, the former Speaker of the House announced Wednesday. "I'm joining the board of #AcreageHoldings because my thinking on cannabis has evolved," the Ohio Republican tweeted. " I'm convinced de-scheduling the drug is needed so we can do research, help our veterans, and reverse the opioid epidemic ravaging our communities."