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Mitch McConnell Blasts Biden For Granting Clemency For Federal Cannabis Convictions

Mitch McConnell Blasts Biden For Granting Clemency For Federal Cannabis Convictions
The Senate minority leader condemned the clemency move in general. Here’s why.
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House Passes MORE Act To Legalize Weed At The Federal Level, But Don’t Get Too Excited

House Passes MORE Act To Legalize Weed At The Federal Level, But Don’t Get Too Excited
The House can pass all the bills they want on weed, the Senate won’t budge.
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Is The Republican’s Bill To Legalize Marijuana DOA if Mitch McConnell Doesn’t Support It?

Is The Republican’s Bill To Legalize Marijuana DOA if Mitch McConnell Doesn’t Support It?
Rep. Nancy Mace introduced a Republican marijuana legalization bill, but will it pass her own party?
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Did You Leave A Public Comment On Schumer’s Nationwide Marijuana Legalization Proposal?

Did You Leave A Public Comment On Schumer’s Nationwide Marijuana Legalization Proposal?
The deadline for public comment was September 1, 2021. Did you give Schumer your two cents or do nothing at all?
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Democrats Have A Year To Legalize Marijuana Nationwide

Democrats Have A Year To Legalize Marijuana Nationwide
Early indicators show that the Republicans are poised to take back control of the House majority, further dividing Congress.
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Mitch McConnell Works With Democrats On Infrastructure, What About Cannabis?

Mitch McConnell Works With Democrats On Infrastructure, What About Cannabis?
McConnell’s willingness to go against his Republican DNA for a moment is encouraging.
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Convincing Mitch McConnell To Support Legal Weed Is Still The Only Way It Happens

Convincing Mitch McConnell To Support Legal Weed Is Still The Only Way It Happens
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer doesn’t have the clout to accomplish much if the Republicans continue to stand in the way.
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Schumer Is Learning He Doesn’t Have What It Takes To Legalize Marijuana

Schumer Is Learning He Doesn’t Have What It Takes To Legalize Marijuana
Over the past couple of weeks, however, Sen. Schumer has learned that not only is the Republican party 100% against him, but so are a few Democrats.
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Why Democratic Senator Joe Manchin Is A Problem For Cannabis Reform

Why Democratic Senator Joe Manchin Is A Problem For Cannabis Reform
In a recent op-ed, Manchin confirmed that he would not vote for the For the People Act, while also reiterating his position, once again, for not eliminating or even weakening the filib…