The Cannabist Reports On All The Latest Bills In Front of The House in Appropriations Brinkmanship

This alert came through from the Cannabist  5pm (PST) 19 January

At press time, the federal government was hurtling towards a shut down, but even as a continuing resolution to fund the nation’s business dominated Congress, politicians continued to respond to U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ marijuana policy shift:

Rep. Barbara Lee introduced marijuana legalization legislation that will serve a companion House bill to Sen. Cory Booker’s Marijuana Justice Act. Watch the Facebook live press conference with Lee, Booker and Rep. Ro Khanna, D-Calif., in which the congresswoman from Oakland discusses the importance of tying restoritive justice to federal marijuana legalization.

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