Congressional Cannabis Caucus touches on agenda

The first Congressional Cannabis Caucus officially launched Thursday in Washington DC, with four bipartisan lawmakers asserting that their agenda includes protecting state cannabis laws from federal interference as well as reforming 280E of the tax code and cannabis banking laws. They even hope to remove marijuana from the federal list of controlled substances. The caucus, announced in December, currently is composed of just four House members: Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA), Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), Don Young (R-AK) and Rep. Jared Polis (D-CO). But the group said in a statement it has invited all House representatives to join them. “The results ... Congressional Cannabis Caucus touches on agenda is a post from: Marijuana Business Daily: Financial, Legal & Cannabusiness news for cannabis entrepreneurs