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Blumenauer says U.S. House will pass cannabis banking reform and consider rescheduling the plant

Blumenauer says U.S. House will pass cannabis banking reform and consider rescheduling the plant

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 29, 2019


Filed under News, Social cannabis

On Friday, April 19, a leading pro-cannabis lawmaker affirmed his confidence in the U.S. House of Representatives passing a cannabis banking reform law later this year. An Oregon-based Democrat and longtime legal weed advocate, U.S. Rep. Earl Blumenauer also predicted that a committee will consider r...

What are cannabis insiders and politicians saying about Trump’s decision to support protections for legal cannabis?

What are cannabis insiders and politicians saying about Trump’s decision to support protections for legal cannabis?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

April 23, 2018


Filed under Social cannabis

President Donald Trump has vowed to support legislation protecting the cannabis industry in states that have legally approved the drug. This is a major turnaround from earlier this year when the U.S. attorney general threatened the industry at large. Republican Sen. Cory Gardner of Colorado discl...

Rep. Earl Blumenauer(D-OR)