There is not a single more important issue this legislator could spend his time tackling. I can't think of anything more important than passing another pointless law.
Just so you know, the Senator is Almond Gaston Crowe, a Republican (big surprise there).
Louisiana Legislator Seeks to Ban Herbal Tea - Santa Cruz, CA Patch
So... why do we continue elect these low-life idiots?
Of course there is a petition to stop this nutjob in his tracks. Thanks to a commenter in the article.
Health Petition: Senator A.G. Crowe of R-Pearl River , Louisiana: Do not add kratom to the banned substances list! | Change.org
Maybe next time we'll elect someone who is capable of dressing themselves in the morning.