President Obama has been politically artful in his approach to legal pot, providing states such as California with a road map on how to legalize. Donald Trump has said the decision should be left to states.

There’s no question Barack Obama has been the best president for the legalization of pot. By far.

But that’s a very low bar, say advocates such as Tom Angell, founder of the pro-legalization group Marijuana Majority.

Obama disappointed many activists by not reining in Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) agents and federal attorneys who prosecuted medical-marijuana dispensaries.

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