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Don’t Hold Your Breath For Federal Cannabis Legalization

Don’t Hold Your Breath For Federal Cannabis Legalization
While states have been increasingly willing to legalize cannabis, the federal government has dropped the ball.
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Congress could save 10,000+ cannabis jobs with access to stimulus funds

Leafly/NCR survey finds 85% of companies could save jobs if they weren’t denied access to COVID-19 funds.
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Congress takes a historic first step on national cannabis legalization

A House committee is scheduled to consider the MORE Act, which would remove cannabis from the Controlled Substances Act.
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Cannabis Industry Optimistic on Banking Despite Murky Senate Prospects

The bill, which the House passed 321–103 on Wednesday, is seen as a major win for banks, investors, and much of the legal cannabis industry. What’s next?
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