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280E Tax Reform Effort Still Alive, Senator Says

A Colorado Republican behind the measure said he’s still promoting it as the House and Senate hammer out differences between their tax bills.

Guess Which Industry Didn’t Get a Break in the Tax Bill

The final GOP tax bill—which is forecast to cost $1.4 trillion over the next decade—proceeded without so much as a vote on two cannabis amendments.

Proposed Tax Amendments Would Benefit Cannabis Industry

Cannabis industry leaders say it’s imperative that supporters contact their US senators to push for a pair of cannabis-friendly amendments to the Republican tax bill.

AG Nominee Sessions Headed to a Full Senate Vote

Though the ultimate outcome—passage out of committee—was expected a week ago, few expected such a close tally.

How to Contact Senators About Jeff Sessions

After a hectic first week of Donald Trump’s presidency, senators are scheduled to vote Tuesday on the nomination of Sen. Jeff Sessions for attorney general.

Senators Call for Cannabis Banking Reform

A bipartisan group of Senators contacted a federal financial institute asking for guidance on the woes of banking in the cannabis industry. Will they respond?

DEA to Make Rescheduling Decision Later This Year

The DEA will decide this year whether to reschedule cannabis. Which way is the agency leaning? It won't say.

The Shake: An Eric Holder Facepalm, Vermont’s Speedy Progress, and Cannabis Ceviche

Vermont is making quick progress toward being the country's next legal state. Eric Holder saves his call to reschedule for when he's impotent to change anything. And can Connecticut get some cannabis revenue already?

Federal Bill Would End Postal Service’s Cannabis Ad Ban

Congressional representatives from Oregon are uniting to push for progress on cannabis advertising.