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Congress Proposes Giving Cannabis Industry Wildfire Aid

On Sep 25, 2020
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Federal lawmakers have introduced a measure that would give the cannabis industry access to federal disaster relief programs after #wildfires in the west destroyed multiple #cannabis farms. https://t.co/MK4mUyeyTt
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Members of Congress from Oregon have introduced a measure to give state-legal cannabis businesses access to federal disaster relief programs. The proposal comes… Read More

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On Sep 25, 2020
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Federal lawmakers have introduced a measure that would give the cannabis industry access to federal disaster relief programs after #wildfires in the west destroyed multiple #cannabis farms. https://t.co/MK4mUyeyTt
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Congress Proposes Giving Cannabis Industry Wildfire Aid

Congress Proposes Giving Cannabis Industry Wildfire Aid

Members of Congress from Oregon have introduced a measure to give state-legal cannabis businesses access to federal disaster relief programs. The proposal comes… Read More

Marijuana Businesses Could Get Federal Disaster Relief Funds Under New Congressional Bill

Marijuana Businesses Could Get Federal Disaster Relief Funds Under New Congressional Bill

Marijuana businesses impacted by recent natural disasters or that have experienced financial distress due to the coronavirus pandemic would be eligible for federal relief programs under new ...

House Bill Would Add Cannabis Industry to Coronavirus Stimulus Packages

House Bill Would Add Cannabis Industry to Coronavirus Stimulus Packages

Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives have introduced a measure to include cannabis businesses in congressional coronavirus stimulus packages. The Emergency Cannabis Small Business ...

From The Hill: The Emergency Cannabis Small Business Health and Safety Act

From The Hill: The Emergency Cannabis Small Business Health and Safety Act

by Morgan Fox, NCIA’s Director of Media Relations Legislation to give legal marijuana businesses, which have been declared essential in a majority of states with regulated cannabis markets, ...

Oregon Senators call on FDA to update hemp regulations

Oregon Senators call on FDA to update hemp regulations

Oregon Democratic Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley today urged FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb to ease regulations on hemp production to make it easier for farmers to grow and distribute ...

Over 40 Members of Congress Request SBA Access For Small Marijuana Businesses

Over 40 Members of Congress Request SBA Access For Small Marijuana Businesses

Ten members of the Senate, led by Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Ron Wyden (D-OR), and 34 members of the House, led by Representatives Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and Tom McClintock (R-CA), ...

Reps. Blumenauer and Perlmutter Introduce Legislation to Make Cannabis Businesses Eligible for COVID-19 Relief

Reps. Blumenauer and Perlmutter Introduce Legislation to Make Cannabis Businesses Eligible for COVID-19 Relief

Today, Reps. Earl Blumenauer (OR-03) and Ed Perlmutter (CO-07) introduced legislation that would make cannabis businesses eligible for Small Businesses Administration (SBA) COVID-19 relief ...

Going green: States would get free hand under marijuana bill

Going green: States would get free hand under marijuana bill

Oregon Sen. Ron Wyden proposed legislation Friday that would give states a free hand to allow legal cannabis markets without the threat of federal criminal intervention ...

Senate Passes Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing Contributions of American Viticultural Areas

Senate Passes Bipartisan Resolution Recognizing Contributions of American Viticultural Areas

Builds upon global industry efforts to promote awareness of and appreciation for protecting all wine region names worldwide WASHINGTON – The Wine Origins Alliance (WOA) today praised the ...

Shutdown casts pall on effort to help Oregon winegrowers

Shutdown casts pall on effort to help Oregon winegrowers

Winegrowers in southern Oregon faced financial ruin after a California winemaker claimed wildfire smoke tainted their grapes and refused to buy them. Now, the rejected fruit that was turned ...

Federal Lawmakers Aim To Legalize Marijuana This Year

Federal Lawmakers Aim To Legalize Marijuana This Year

Legislation to end the federal prohibition of cannabis has been submitted in the U.S. Senate by Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR). S. 420’s companion proposals, incl