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Exclusive: Colorado’s Governor Jared Polis Talks Legal Cannabis

On Oct 26, 2020
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Colorado’s cannabis industry is thriving." Governor Jared Polis connected with High Times to discuss the state of legal cannabis in Colorado. @GovofCO https://t.co/WDr1Faekj9
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Governor Jared Polis connected with High Times to discuss the state of legal cannabis in Colorado.

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On Oct 26, 2020
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Colorado’s cannabis industry is thriving." Governor Jared Polis connected with High Times to discuss the state of legal cannabis in Colorado. @GovofCO https://t.co/WDr1Faekj9
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Exclusive: Colorado’s Governor Jared Polis Talks Legal Cannabis

Exclusive: Colorado’s Governor Jared Polis Talks Legal Cannabis

Governor Jared Polis connected with High Times to discuss the state of legal cannabis in Colorado.

Hemp entrepreneurs hear the benefits — and challenges — of booming industry at Colorado expo

Hemp entrepreneurs hear the benefits — and challenges — of booming industry at Colorado expo

The head of an international natural products association told a crowded room of hemp entrepreneurs in Denver Friday that their industry is forecast to generate as much as $45 billion by ...

Congress Is Seriously Considering Regulating Weed Like Alcohol

Congress Is Seriously Considering Regulating Weed Like Alcohol

The aptly number HR 420 would be just a step short of federal legalization.

Colorado Governor Touts Marijuana And Industrial Hemp In State Of The State Address

Colorado Governor Touts Marijuana And Industrial Hemp In State Of The State Address

Newly sworn-in Colorado Gov. Jared Polis (D) delivered his State of the State address on Thursday, laying out his administration’s agenda which involves strengthening the economy…

11 Pro-Cannabis Politicians Who Changed the Game

11 Pro-Cannabis Politicians Who Changed the Game

We are in a new era of cannabis policy. Learn more about these politicians who brought us here and changed the legalization game for good.

Colorado unveils plan to help bring banking to state’s cannabis industry

Colorado unveils plan to help bring banking to state’s cannabis industry

With federal banking still out of reach, Gov. Jared Polis unveiled new strategies Monday to entice Colorado banks, credit unions and money transmitters to work with cannabis companies and ...

Polis Signs Bill Granting Him Power to Pardon Past Weed Crimes

Polis Signs Bill Granting Him Power to Pardon Past Weed Crimes

The new law takes effect September 14, but the pardons might come later.

Colorado Residents May Now Order Recreational Cannabis Online

Colorado Residents May Now Order Recreational Cannabis Online

The COVID-19 pandemic has prompted emergency rules in multiple states.

Congressional Cannabis Caucus Adds Two New Members

Congressional Cannabis Caucus Adds Two New Members

In 2017, a bi-partisan group of House members officially launched the Congressional Cannabis Caucus. On Jan. 9, they announced two new members.

2018: The Year Politicians Realized People Love Cannabis Reform

2018: The Year Politicians Realized People Love Cannabis Reform

Marijuana legalization has been a mainstream issue for years, but it was generally driven by voters rather than politicians. 2018 was the year politicians finally realized that cannabis ...

Colorado Reaches $1B in Cannabis-Derived Revenues

Colorado Reaches $1B in Cannabis-Derived Revenues

Colorado’s cannabis industry has raised $1 billion in revenue for the state since legal sales began in 2014, according to state data. To date, cannabis tax, license, and fee revenues is ...

Colorado legislators OK medical cannabis as opioid alternative

Colorado legislators OK medical cannabis as opioid alternative

Colorado lawmakers approved a measure that is likely to boost medical marijuana sales in the state by allowing physicians to recommend MMJ as an alternative to opioids. At the same time, ...

New Congressional Cannabis Caucus Takes Shape

New Congressional Cannabis Caucus Takes Shape

The departure of Reps. Jared Polis (D-CO) and Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) from Congress left vacant two seats on the bipartisan Congressional Cannabis Caucus. But on Wednesday, the new ...

Medicine Man Technologies Commends Passage of Colorado HB19-1090 Following Governor Polis’ Signing of Bill Into Law

Medicine Man Technologies Commends Passage of Colorado HB19-1090 Following Governor Polis’ Signing of Bill Into Law

New Colorado Law Has Opened the State’s $1.5 Billion-A-Year Cannabis Industry to Outside Investors and Capital DENVER, May 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Medicine Man Technologies, Inc. (OTCQX: ...

Pro-Bitcoin Colorado Governor Signs Cryptocurrency-Friendly Bill

Pro-Bitcoin Colorado Governor Signs Cryptocurrency-Friendly Bill

The Governor of Colorado has signed a cryptocurrency-friendly bill exempting digital tokens from state securities laws.

Hemp production key component of rural economic development

Hemp production key component of rural economic development

DENVER — Gov. Jared Polis and Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture Kate Greenberg have submitted additional comments to the U.S. Department of Agriculture on the Interim Final Rule related ...

Gay governor Jared Polis tweets Elon Musk to suggest he move his company to Colorado

Gay governor Jared Polis tweets Elon Musk to suggest he move his company to Colorado

Musk threatened to re-open his factory in California in defiance of coronavirus prevention measures and challenged the government to arrest him...