A bill to federally legalize marijuana will be voted on by the House Judiciary Committee next week, the panel announced on Friday.
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Amazon made $21.3 billion in net income in 2020, while legal cannabis sales across the United States topped $17.5 billion.
Notably, the MORE Act 2021 has received resounding support from Amazon.
Amazon had previously disqualified people from working at the company if they tested positive for marijuana use.
Overall, the bill would remove marijuana from the federal Controlled Substances Act (CSA).
McConnell has proved that he is still in control of the Senate, and that spells big trouble for weed.
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