Gabriel Eckert/iStock/Thinkstock(DENVER) — A Colorado lawmaker says it’s time that children who are prescribed medical marijuana be allowed to use that marijuana at school.

The push began when a school in Jefferson County, Colorado, told a 14-year-old boy who suffers from cerebral palsy and relies on a cannabis patch along with low-THC oil to treat muscle spasms that he could no longer have access to his medication on campus because it was marijuana.

State Representative Jonathan Singer wants medical marijuana administered the same way as drugs like Adderall and Ritalin.

“If we can do this for heavy narcotics we can certainly do it for medical marijuana,” he said.

Singer is now working on a proposal that would change the law to allow children access to prescribed medical marijuana at Colorado schools.

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Andre Nantel/Hemera/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — At least two senators – Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tennessee, and Sen. Rand Paul, R-Kentucky – have been briefed on the Clinton Cash book, ABC News has learned.

Corker, who is chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, told ABC News he was briefed by the book’s author, Peter Schweizer, two or three weeks ago. The briefing was conducted in Corker’s Senate office and consisted of a slideshow presentation.

Corker said he was the only lawmaker in the briefing, and it was not conducted through the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.

“Somebody sent me an e-mail and said that, you know, that he was in town and thought it would be worth my while to listen,” Corker said. “It was just me.”

Asked about the contents of the briefing, Corker only said, “I saw it, he seemed like he had done a lot of research, and but I don’t have any comment beyond that.”

Senator Rand Paul was also briefed on the book, but his aides repeatedly declined to provide any information about who conducted the briefing, what was said, where it was conducted, etc.

On Sunday, The New York Times wrote that members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee were briefed on the book, leaving many wondering who exactly was briefed.

“Members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, which includes Mr. Paul and Senator Marco Rubio of Florida, have been briefed on the book’s findings, and its contents have already made their way into several of the Republican presidential candidates’ campaigns,” the NYT wrote.

ABC News reached out to all of the senators on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee and only Corker and Paul confirmed they were briefed. Five Republicans and five Democrats on the committee said they did not receive a briefing.

Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-California, one of Hillary Clinton’s strongest defenders in the Senate, said any briefing “was clearly partisan in nature.”

“Today’s New York Times reported that members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee were briefed on the latest anti-Hillary Clinton book. As the longest serving member of the Committee, I was never briefed on the book and I know of no other Democrats on the Committee who were briefed on it,” Boxer said. “So if there was a briefing, it was clearly partisan in nature.”

“This is just another vicious, partisan and unfounded attack on Hillary Clinton,” she added.

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MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — President Obama seemed to get a little star-struck on Monday as he honored the Ohio State University Buckeyes for winning the first-ever college football playoff national championship.

After lauding the “character and characters” of the team, the president was working the room and shaking hands when he spotted two famous Buckeyes.

“Hold on a second, Archie Griffin is here!” the president exclaimed when he noticed the former running back and football’s only two-time Heisman Trophy winner in the audience.

Obama urged Griffin up on stage to take a photo with him and that’s when the sports-fan-in-chief eyed Cris Carter.

“Wow, Cris Carter!” he said, calling over the Hall of Famer, who looked equally starstuck to be meeting Obama.

The three then posed for a photo, but not before a few members of the team gave Carter an assist, wiping the sweat from his brow and straightening his tie.

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TylerFairbank/iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — The White House on Monday declined to deny the allegations that Clinton Foundation donors were given preferential treatment by the administration while Hillary Clinton was Secretary of State.

“I know there’s been a lot of accusations made about this, but not a lot of evidence,” Press Secretary Josh Earnest told reporters at the daily briefing. “The president continues to be extraordinarily proud of the work that Secretary Clinton did as the Secretary of State. But for the details of some of those accusations, I’d refer you to Secretary Clinton’s campaign.”

“I’m not going to be in a position here where every time somebody raises a spurious claim, that I’m going to be the one sit down here and say that it’s not true,” Earnest explained to ABC’s Jonathan Karl.

Earnest noted that the administration and the Clinton Foundation signed a memorandum of understanding before Clinton took the helm of the State Department in 2009, saying it went “above and beyond the ethical guidelines that the federal government previously had in place.”

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Ramin Talaie/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Will the Senate finally confirm Loretta Lynch as the next attorney general?

It all depends on whether Republicans and Democrats are able to resolve their differences on the anti-human trafficking bill.

Over the weekend, senators hinted they have made progress in the trafficking logjam that has held up Lynch’s nomination.

It has been over five months since she was nominated to replace Attorney General Eric Holder — the longest delay for an attorney general nominee in modern history.

Last week, Jeb Bush advocated for confirming Lynch — a position that put him at odds with many Republicans in the Senate. His argument: the longer you wait to confirm Lynch, the longer Eric Holder is in office.

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ABC/ LOU ROCCO(NEW YORK) — New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s reputation has suffered over the last year, and a new Quinnipiac poll out Monday has the data to prove it.

His approval rating in New Jersey is down to 38 percent, and voters in his home state — 65 to 29 percent — say that Christie would not make a good president, according to the poll. That’s the baseline from which Christie is working to rebuild himself toward presidential credibility.

There were flashes of the old Christie — the blunt style that wins converts — during his recent trip to New Hampshire. And there are plenty of pro-Christie strategists ready to make the case that others with less magnetism than the New Jersey governor have used New Hampshire to resuscitate campaigns. But it sure was crowded in the Granite State the last few days, with New Hampshire hosting the First in the Nation Republican Leadership Summit over the weekend.

Christie, of course, has a job to do back in Trenton, New Jersey, too — even as he awaits indictments in the Bridgegate scandal.

There may yet be a comeback path for the New Jersey governor, but it’s going to take a long while yet to materialize. After all, John McCain didn’t have to compete for attention with a dozen other viable candidates.

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Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — A new book is raising questions about foreign donations to the Clinton Foundation.

Clinton Cash: The Untold Story of How and Why Foreign Governments and Businesses Helped Make Bill and Hillary Rich, by Peter Schweizer, takes a close look at the tens of millions of dollars in donations that the foundation received and highlights the speaking fees that Bill Clinton received while Hillary was secretary of state.

The book, out next month, charges that those donors got favors in return for their contributions.

Hillary Clinton’s campaign is clearly worried about this, says ABC News’ Chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl. They are portraying it as a partisan hit job, pointing out that the author is a former Bush speech writer, he says.

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Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call(NEW YORK) — Senator Claire McCaskill, an early endorser of Hillary Clinton’s campaign for president in 2016, told ABC’s Martha Raddatz on Sunday that Clinton is “the most qualified” person “to be a champion for working families in this country.”

McCaskill defended Clinton’s record in regards to the email controversy that has embroiled the former secretary of state in recent months. “I think most Americans understand that this has turned into a political exercise,” she said, “Benghazi has had more hearings, more documents produced, more investigative effort than the entire Iraq war.”

“And at this point,” McCaskill argued, “it’s pretty clear that she implemented all the recommendations of an independent review, she has answered all of the questions.” As for the House Select Committee, which continues to ask Clinton for more answers, the Missouri senator said that “they are really getting into dangerous territory where it becomes blatantly obvious that this is just about politics and not about policy.”

McCaskill echoed others, saying that neither she nor Clinton want to see the former secretary of state undergo a coronation ahead of the 2016 election. “Anyone can challenge Hillary Clinton if they would like to,” noted McCaskill, “the reason people aren’t challenging her is because of her qualifications.”

Raddatz also questioned McCaskill’s endorsement of Clinton, considering the senator endorsed Barack Obama instead of Clinton in 2008.

“That was a tough choice,” McCaskill admitted. “I am glad I don’t have that kind of tough choice this time. This is not a hard choice. And I don’t think it will be a hard choice for America.”

On a weekend where many possible GOP candidates gathered in New Hampshire and took shots at Clinton’s campaign, McCaskill cracked a joke at the expense of Marco Rubio, who also announced his candidacy last week.

“The minute Rush Limbaugh criticized him, he folded like a cheap shotgun,” McCaskill said about Rubio’s stance on immigration reform. “That’s old politics. That’s not what we need right now. That is the stalest trick in the book.”

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Hillary Clinton (L) Photo: ABC/ Martin H. Simon — Martin O’Malley (R) Photo by Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post via Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has a significant lead in Iowa when compared to former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley — a potential opponent for the Democratic presidential nomination in 2016 — in at least one platform: Facebook.

Clinton, who announced last week that she’ll again run for the White House, had nearly 90 times the number of Facebook interactions in Iowa compared to O’Malley during a period measured earlier this month. The former Maryland governor is currently considering a bid for the presidency.

According to Facebook, which provided the data to ABC News, the number of interactions from April 8 to April 14 related to Clinton were 268,000, while the number of interactions related to O’Malley were 3,000.

During the that time period, Clinton both announced she’d be seeking the White House and also made her first campaign stop in the Hawkeye state.

Facebook defines “interactions” on the social platform as posts, comments, likes and shares.

According to the Facebook data, 57 percent of the interactions related to Clinton were positive, while 82 percent of the interactions related to O’Malley were positive.

Interactions in Iowa related to Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts — who has repeatedly said she would not be running for president –- were 15,000, while interactions related to Vice President Joe Biden matched those of O’Malley.

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ABC News(CONCORD, N.C.) — A North Carolina man may influence the 2016 presidential election from beyond the grave if his family gets their way.

Larry Darrell Upright, an “avid golfer” who loved his family, died Monday in Concord, North Carolina. He was 81.

Upright didn’t, however, apparently share that love for Hillary Clinton.

“The family respectfully asks that you do not vote for Hillary Clinton in 2016,” read the obituary, which ran in the local newspaper. “R.I.P. Grandaddy.”

His family described Upright as a diehard Republican, according to ABC affiliate WSOC-TV in Charlotte, North Carolina.

“He was very passionate about politics and probably passed a little of that on, so it was natural for me to think about that,” his daughter, Jill McLain, said of adding the unconventional line at the last minute.

Upright may get his final wish. Over a dozen well-wishers posting their condolences on a Kannapolis, N.C., funeral home’s website, which also carried the obituary, made it clear they would steer clear of Clinton, the former secretary of state who announced last Sunday that she was running for president.

“Our deepest sympathies to the Upright family,” wrote one. “Rest assured we will NOT vote for Hillary in 2016.”

“I am a stranger and I do not know you or your departed,” another wrote. “However, I saw the obit and wanted to express my condolences and to let you know that your sense of humor is wonderful. Please know that we will not be voting for Hillary.”

Not everyone was swayed, though.

“Sorry for your loss,” wrote one poster, “but I’m voting for Hillary anyway.”

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