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Astorino Says He's Smoked Pot In Response To Question At Media Conference

County Executive Rob Astorino admitted to smoking pot in college recently.
County Executive Rob Astorino admitted to smoking pot in college recently. Photo Credit: Youtube

WESTCHESTER COUNTY, N.Y. -- Westchester County Executive and gubernatorial candidate Rob Astorino said that he smoked marijuana when he was in college, according to News 12 Westchester.

The topic came up while Astorino was holding a press conference on the campaign trail. A reporter had asked the county executive about his stance on marijuana legalization.

Astorino also said he would be open to legalizing marijuana if it is heavily regulated. He is opposed to legalization as it is in Colorado, News 12 Westchester reported.

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