The 116th Congress – What To Expect

Posted on: January 9th, 2019 by admin No Comments

by Michelle Rutter, NCIA Government Relations Manager As the 116th Congress begins, the momentum behind cannabis reform has reached an unprecedented level. Let’s take a look at the top three things you can expect from cannabis legislation in the newest congressional session: Successes in the House of Representatives, but an uphill climb in the Senate.

The History of Appropriations

Posted on: September 17th, 2018 by admin No Comments

by Michelle Rutter, Government Relations Manager Congress doesn’t spend much of their time on passing legislation, but one exception is how much time they spend on the nation’s annual spending bills.

No Joke: The Republican-Controlled Congress Aims to Protect … – Motley Fool

Posted on: June 18th, 2018 by admin No Comments

Motley Fool No Joke: The Republican-Controlled Congress Aims to Protect … Motley Fool Few industries are creating a buzz with investors quite like legal cannabis

Banks don’t always welcome medical marijuana dollars – TheNewsTribune.com

Posted on: May 1st, 2012 by admin No Comments

After two years of wild growth, the medical marijuana industry in the state is bogged down by troubles with banking and federal taxes. In some cases, dispensaries – unable to find a willing bank – are operating solely with cash. That complicates everything from payroll to tax preparation while heightening the risk of robbery

Banks give medical pot cold shoulder – Bellingham Herald

Posted on: May 1st, 2012 by admin No Comments

After two years of wild growth, the medical marijuana industry in the state is bogged down by troubles with banking and federal taxes. In some cases, dispensaries – unable to find a willing bank – are operating solely with cash.

It’s Time To Stop The Heartless Federal War On Medical Marijuana – THE Weed Blog (blog)

Posted on: April 14th, 2012 by admin No Comments

A dedicated marijuana policy reform advocate who was instrumental to enacting Montana’s medical marijuana law has become the latest victim of Pres. Obama’s heartless war on medical marijuana.  Tom Daubert, a friend and colleague, will plead guilty to maintaining a drug-involved premises  — a medical marijuana dispensary called Montana Cannabis

Bruce Margolin, Marijuana Reform Lawyer Running for US Congress – San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

Posted on: April 4th, 2012 by admin No Comments

Attorney Bruce Margolin announces his bid for US Congress in California’s newly formed 33rd district.

Gregoire’s case for medical pot cuts into feds’ tangled legal web – Crosscut

Posted on: April 4th, 2012 by admin No Comments

Carol Hadle calls her tiny pot pipe “my little bullet.” All sorts of pain take turns attacking her. Hatpin-like pricks.

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