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New Bill Would Give Cannabis Businesses Emergency Relief Access

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A group of Democratic lawmakers are trying to get cannabis businesses disaster relief equity.

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New Bill Would Give Cannabis Businesses Emergency Relief Access

New Bill Would Give Cannabis Businesses Emergency Relief Access

A group of Democratic lawmakers are trying to get cannabis businesses disaster relief equity.

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 ...

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

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 lawmakers demand answers after a report alleges that the Trump administration spied on protesters' electronic communication

Oregon lawmakers demand answers after a report alleges that the Trump administration spied on protesters' electronic communication

The lawmakers, including Oregon's two US senators, said reports that the Trump administration spied on protesters had raised "serious concerns."

Law to Legalize Pot Introduced to U.S. Senate

Law to Legalize Pot Introduced to U.S. Senate

S. 420 would “responsibly legalize, tax and regulate marijuana at the federal level”

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

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 ...

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), ...

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 ...