What a relief: Gary Johnson vows not to use marijuana as president

What a relief: Gary Johnson vows not to use marijuana as president
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[Ed. – But don’t doubt his hip libertarian cred: he’s used it as recently as a month ago.]

Libertarian Party presidential nominee Gary Johnson opened up Monday about his past marijuana use, but said he would not use the drug during his campaign or if he’s elected president.

Speaking in a half-hour long interview with The Hill in a Facebook Live event, Johnson acknowledged using marijuana recreationally “as recently as a month ago.”

But he said he’s pledged not to use it going forward during his campaign or if he’s elected president. …

Johnson, who left a position as an executive at a marijuana company to run for president, said he has not touched alcohol in nearly 30 years.

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