Colorado congressman Jared Polis was hanging out with legendary country singer Willie Nelson on Tuesday.
Polis tweeted a selfie of he and Nelson on Tuesday afternoon, calling the singer/activist a “hemp hero.”
— Jared Polis (@jaredpolis) September 9, 2014
A pro-marijuana congressman hanging with a pro-marijuana musician isn’t all that much of a surprise, as it turns out.
“They were discussing the long overdue need to update our nation’s hemp policy,” Scott Overland, Polis’ communications director, told The Cannabist on Tuesday evening.