Appearing on Fox Business Monday night, Republican Rep. Thomas Massie of Kentucky ate hemp in protest against the Drug Enforcement Agency's seizing of 250 pounds of hemp seeds shipped to the University of Kentucky.
Posted on May 20, 2014, at 6:09 p.m. ET
The state of Kentucky has legalized the growing of industrial hemp and has much lower levels of THC than marijuana.
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