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Politicians Talking About Pot: The Supercut (VIDEO)

11/09/2012 08:19 am ET

For those who want marijuana legalized, Tuesday's election brought major victories. But many were quick to point out that under federal law, pot remains an illegal drug.

Even President Barack Obama -- who admitted that he smoked weed "frequently" and has even tried cocaine -- has said he's not in favor of legalization.

Obama joins a long line of politicians who oppose legalization. Click the video above to see a supercut of politicians talking about marijuana over the past three decades. Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.

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