The COVID-relief bill was a big win for the Democrats, and now they’re gearing up for the next one: federal marijuana legalization.
The Republican Party is badly split, but it did not start with Donald Trump. However, when ideology trumps reality, the result is stupidity.
Democrats need to hurry in their pursuit to legalize marijuana nationwide.
We could soon learn the details of the marijuana legalization package that Senate leadership promised in the coming months.
Opposing forces think legalizing marijuana should be postponed until Congress can pass a COVID relief bill.
A new measure would prioritize minorities, women, and those disproportionately affected by the War on Drugs for a marijuana business license.
Moderate Democrats feared the MORE Act could hurt their chances at the ballots, but a bipartisan majority supports passage of the bill.
Moderate Democrats had urged Democrat leadership to hold any marijuana bill, concerned with how any votes could affect their re-election.
FOR A WEEKLY DOSE OF THE FRESH TOAST
Hand selected from our editors with all the latest news and entertainment with a side of cannabis.