Jeff Sessions

Does Cannabis Legislation Represent The Return Of American Federalism?

The STATES Act—which stands for Strengthening the Tenth Amendment Through Entrusting States—could provide a federal solution to marijuana. Introduced by Sens. Elizabeth Warren and Cory Gardner, the potential bill would allow states to enact and regulate cannabis regulation free from federal overreach.

The GOP Will Support Cannabis Rider To Protect State Rights

Cannabis’ status as a Schedule I drug, meaning it has a high potential of abuse and no medicinal value.

‘LA Times’ Thanks Jeff Sessions For Pushing Marijuana Reform Forward

It is U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ drug war against states that have ended pot prohibition that could ultimately push Congress to legalize marijuana nationwide.

A Dozen Governors Urge Congress To Pass Marijuana STATES Act

The STATES Act would allow individual states the ability to enact and regulate cannabis laws free from federal overreach.

Trump: ‘I Probably Will End Up Supporting’ STATES Act

President Donald Trump and Attorney General Jeff Sessions clearly are not on the same page when it comes to cannabis legal reform.

Jeff Sessions Called Out By ‘The Onion’ In The Best Way Possible

'The Onion' delivered the laughs this week with a hilarious "news in brief" spoof of embattled Attorney General Jeff Sessions and his dicey standing with his boss, President Donald Trump.

NY Democrats Are All-In On Marijuana Legalization; Will GOP Follow Suit?

In an opening political gambit that puts the GOP between a rock and a hard place, the New York State Democrats announced this week that it officially endorses the full legalization of cannabis.

Matthew Gaetz, Our ‘Trumpiest Congressman,’ Is A Marijuana Research Crusader

Almost at odds with the President and his Cabinet’s policies, is Gaetz’s dogmatic and vocal activism toward cannabis.

Why Is The Cannabis Community Still Talking About Jeff Sessions?

It has been a little over a month since President Trump supposedly promised to stop his attorney general, Jeff Sessions, from unleashing an unsavory wrath against states that have legalized marijuana.

The Fresh Toast Marijuana Legislative Roundup: May 21

Momentum toward legalization grew in Ohio, Pennsylvania and Missouri last week. Find out more in our weekly marijuana legislative roundup.