UFCW Praises Passage Of California Cannabis Worker Training Bill

Jim Araby, Executive Director of United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Western States Council, has issued the following statement on the Assembly Business and Professions Committee’s 13-0 passage of AB 26 by Assembly Member Reggie Jones-Sawyer. The UFCW is the only union representing cannabis workers in California. “AB 26 does…

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UFCW Praises California Blue Ribbon Commission’s Marijuana Report

Jim Araby, Executive Director of the United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Western States Council, has issued the following statement on the “Pathways Report: Policy Options for Regulating Marijuana in California,” released today by the Blue Ribbon Commission on Marijuana Policy, led by Lieutenant Governor Gavin Newsom. “This important report…

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UFCW Praises Passage Of Marijuana Regulation Bill By California Senate Committees

United Food and Commercial Workers (UFCW) Western States Council Executive Director Jim Araby has made the following statement on the approval of AB 266 (Bonta/Cooley/Jones-Sawyer) by the Senate Health and Senate Governance and Finance Committees today. The UFCW is the only union in California representing cannabis industry workers, with 1,200…

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