Schumer: Senate ‘Very Close’ To Passing SAFE Banking Act
The House of Representatives passed the bill for the sixth time earlier this year.
November 1, 2022
Senate Committee Holds Hearing on Cannabis Decriminalization Bill
The Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism held a hearing on Tuesday to discuss the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act, a bill introduced last week that would federally decriminalize marijuana.
July 27, 2022
Cannabis Licensing Hub Opens in the Bronx
New York dignitaries including Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer were on hand Sunday for the launch of the Bronx Cannabis Hub, a community center providing resources for residents interested in social equity opportunities in the state’s legal marijuana industry.
July 26, 2022
Senate Dems Ready To Introduce Cannabis Bill, Hearing Scheduled Next Week
Chuck Schumer, the Democratic leader in the Senate, had said that the marijuana reform bill would be introduced before the August recess.
July 20, 2022
Schumer Pushes Back Release For Senate Legalization Bill
Democratic Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer is backtracking after saying the legislation would be unveiled this month.
April 15, 2022
Sen. Cory Booker Hints Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act is Nearly Ready
Sen. Cory Booker suggests the full language of the Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act (CAOA) could be released later this month.
April 5, 2022
Politicians Supporting Cannabis and Putting ‘Fools’ in Their Place
The topic of cannabis has long divided U.S. politicians; here is a list of lawmakers on the right side of history.
April 1, 2022
U.S. House Approves SAFE Banking Act as Part of Military Spending Bill in Historic Vote
The SAFE Banking Act changes everything for cannabis business in the United States.
September 23, 2021
Surge of Advocacy Groups Weigh In on Federal Cannabis Reform Bill
Some of the industry's most prominent cannabis advocacy groups weighed in on the Senate's Cannabis Administration and Opportunity Act.
September 2, 2021
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer Pushing To Advance Federal Legalization of Cannabis
Chuck Schumer says he wants to move forward with legalization...with or without President Biden.
April 5, 2021