Stopping the Poison Pills: Combatting the Trafficking of Illegal Fentanyl from China

The Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control hearing entitled: “Stopping the Poison Pills: Combatting the Trafficking of Illegal Fentanyl from China”, in Room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building is scheduled for Tuesday, October 2 at 10:00 a.m. Hearing before the Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control On “Stopping the Poison Pills: Combatting the Trafficking of Illegal Fentanyl from

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Senate Drug Caucus to Hold Hearing on Counternarcotics Efforts in Colombia

WASHINGTON — Sen. Chuck Grassley, chairman, and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, co-chairman, will hold a hearing of the Caucus on International Narcotics Control to examine U.S. counternarcotics efforts in Colombia and how these efforts should be adapted in light of the staggering increases in coca production in the country. Hearing:  “Adapting U.S. Counternarcotics Efforts in Colombia.”  Date/time:  Tuesday, September 12, 2017,

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Grassley, Feinstein to Convene Drug Caucus Hearing, “Is the Department of Justice Adequately Protecting the Public from the Impact of State Recreational Marijuana Legalization?”

WASHINGTON – Sen. Chuck Grassley, Chairman of the Judiciary Committee and the Caucus on International Narcotics Control, and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, Co-chairman of the Caucus on International Narcotics Control, will hold a hearing entitled, “Is the Department of Justice Adequately Protecting the Public from the Impact of State Recreational Marijuana Legalization?” In August 2013, the Obama Administration decided to effectively

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Drug Caucus to Hold Hearing on Drug Trafficking Across the Southwest Border, Oversight of U.S Counterdrug Assistance to Mexico

WASHINGTON — The Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control, led by Sen. Chuck Grassley and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, will hold a hearing entitled, “Drug Trafficking Across the Southwest Border and Oversight of U.S Counterdrug Assistance to Mexico.” Date/time:       Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015 at 10 a.m. EST Location:        226 Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C. Description:    The hearing will focus on the

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Drug Caucus Hearing on Barriers to Cannabidiol Research

WASHINGTON — The Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control, led by Sen. Chuck Grassley and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, will hold a hearing entitled  “Cannabidiol: Barriers to Research and Potential Medical Benefits.”  The hearing will address the complexities involved with conducting research on cannabidiol, a Schedule I substance, as well as its potential medical benefits and risks in treating serious illnesses such

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Grassley, Feinstein Announce Witnesses for Drug Caucus Hearing on Controlled Substances Quota Process

Please note the following hearing has been rescheduled for 10 a.m. on Tuesday, May 5, 2015, in 226 Dirksen Senate Office Building.  The witnesses remain the same.             WASHINGTON – Sen. Chuck Grassley and Sen. Dianne Feinstein, the leaders of the Caucus on International Narcotics Control, today announced the witness list for the caucus hearing on the quota system used to manage

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