Did You Know Politicians from Legal Weed States are Voting No on Federal Cannabis Legalization?

Marijuana’s popularity has grown exponentially such that it is now as common as some staple foods. This is in part thanks to the states who have taken legalization seriously and positioned marijuana as one of the most sought-after substances in America.  People now take marijuana and indulge in it just…

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House passes MORE Act, voting yes to end federal cannabis prohibition but still needs to pass Senate

Yahoo Finance’s Jessica Smith reports on the MORE Act passing in the House. #MoreAct #cannabis #YahooFinance For 2020 election results please visit: Election results: https://www.yahoo.com/elections Subscribe to Yahoo Finance: https://yhoo.it/2fGu5Bb About Yahoo Finance: At Yahoo Finance, you get free stock quotes, up-to-date news, portfolio management resources, international market data, social…

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Voting for Weed – The List of Odd Reasons to Not Legalize Cannabis

While there are a plethora of reasons why one should legalize cannabis, there is an immeasurable number of “odd reasons” why not to legalize it. For example, “Space monkeys” would be a particularly odd reason to “not legalize weed.” It doesn’t make much sense because ‘what are space monkeys?’ and…

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Cannabis Business News – Weed Talk NEWS Talks Taxes, Voting, and Big Sales Numbers

[embedded content] What is new in the marijuana industry this week?  Get ready for a great show with the hosts of Weed Talk NEWS Jimmy Young of Pro Cannabis Media and Curt Dalton of Cannabis.net.  Deb Borchardt of the Green Market Report is off this week, so Phil Adams of…

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GOP-led House Rules Committee blocks voting on marijuana amendments

Published: Sep 6, 2017, 10:21 pm • Updated: Sep 6, 2017, 11:19 pm By Aleta Labak, The Cannabist Staff The U.S. House Committee on Rules has blocked a number of marijuana-related amendments from a federal appropriations bill, including the Rohrabacher-Blumenauer amendment. The GOP-led committee’s moves late Wednesday mean multiple amendments protecting existing…

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Eugene Monroe: America is voting on pot today. If only professional athletes had a say

Published: Nov 8, 2016, 1:27 pm • Updated: Nov 8, 2016, 1:27 pm By Eugene Monroe, The Cannabist Staff Editor’s note: Cannabist columnist Eugene Monroe co-authored this post with his friend David Nathan, MD, DFAPA. Nathan is a Harvard-trained psychiatrist and educator in Princeton, N.J., and, like Monroe, Nathan is…

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This high-level politician just said he’s voting for Massachusetts marijuana question

Published: Oct 21, 2016, 7:55 am • Updated: Oct 21, 2016, 9:22 am By Steve Leblanc, The Associated Press BOSTON — Massachusetts Senate President Stan Rosenberg said he’s backing a ballot question that would legalize the recreational use of marijuana in the state. Rosenberg said he hopes he and fellow…

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