Cocaine Mitch’s Latest Ad Features Farmers With Some Pretty Awesome Plants

Cocaine Mitch is all about the hemp and he wants you to know it.The Senate majority leader has pushed to federally legalize hemp through the 2018 farm bill, he even signed off on the final version of the legislation using a hemp pen.

As Forbes reports, McConnell has also pushed the Department of Agriculture to swiftly implement the change in policy.He’s also pushing for federal banking regulators to clarify that financial institutions can work with hemp businesses, and he’s pressed the Food and Drug Administration to develop a pathway for the legal use of hemp-derived CBD in foods and nutritional supplements.

On Friday, McConnell posted his latest ad that shows footage of him in a field of hemp chatting with farmers of the newly legal crop.

Better crop photo-op Cocaine Mitch or Jamaican star Peter Tosh?

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