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Source: USA Today

President Obama says the federal government will not target recreational users of marijuana in states that have now legalized pot.

"We've got bigger fish to fry," Obama told Barbara Walters of ABC News, in his first public comments on the topic since Colorado and Washington voter to legalize marijuana on Nov. 6 referendums.

"It would not make sense for us to see a top priority as going after recreational users in states that have determined that it's legal," Obama said.



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