Some Walker Stapleton Supporters Don’t Want You to Tip

We’ve seen several new lows in politics this year. Exploiting a candidate’s family’s personal struggle with heroin, falsely attacking a gubernatorial candidate for pushing a woman, and now, rounding up sore losers to punish democracy. Some supporters of trailing Republican gubernatorial...

Some Walker Stapleton Supporters Don’t Want You to Tip

Attention, Candidates: Marijuana Will Win You the Election

A recent CNN analysis of marijuana and politics found, “There’s always been a sense that this is good with young voters, but I think it’s good with all voters… This cuts across a lot of lines.” That analysis, which ran on-air Wednesday during “Inside Politics with John King,” came after...

Attention, Candidates: Marijuana Will Win You the Election

Wins and losses for marijuana consumers as Colorado Legislature adjourns

As the Colorado Legislature adjourns for the 2018 session, marijuana consumers saw more wins than losses. Perhaps the biggest win for consumers was House Bill 1258, a first-in-the-nation cannabis public consumption measure that would allow for marijuana tasting rooms. The bill is a compromise...

Wins and losses for marijuana consumers as Colorado Legislature adjourns

Compromise bill to allow cannabis tasting rooms poised to reach governor

Compromise legislation to allow cannabis consumption education and tasting as an “incremental approach” to marijuana hospitality is poised to reach the Colorado governor. House Bill 1258 received a bipartisan 22-12 vote in the Senate on April 27. Ten Republicans, including Senate Majority...

Compromise bill to allow cannabis tasting rooms poised to reach governor

GOP continues to back marijuana as momentum for legalization grows

Cannabis legalization recently received a gigantic boost in momentum following announcements by two high-profile Republicans. The most recent news came from U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, a Republican from Colorado who is also head of the National Republican Senatorial Committee. He announced on April...

GOP continues to back marijuana as momentum for legalization grows

Cannabis tasting rooms bill hailed as ‘incremental approach’

Colorado’s top marijuana regulator called legislation that would lead to cannabis tasting rooms an “incremental approach” to social use. Jim Burack, director of Colorado’s Marijuana Enforcement Division, offered the comment during testimony on separate legislation, Senate Bill 211, which would...

Cannabis tasting rooms bill hailed as ‘incremental approach’

Colorado lawmakers fail in bid to shield recreational marijuana from feds

By Mark K. Matthews Source: https://www.thecannabist.co/2018/03/22/colorado-marijuana-protections-gardner-bennet/102133/ WASHINGTON — A $1.3 trillion plan to fund the federal government through the end of September won’t include protections for the recreational marijuana industry — a blow to...

Colorado lawmakers fail in bid to shield recreational marijuana from feds

Cannabis industry heavily invested in impaired driving conversation

An effort to survey Coloradans on behaviors surrounding marijuana and driving is being hailed as an unprecedented collaboration between the cannabis industry and state officials. The so-called “Cannabis Conversation” held its first event in the Denver metro area recently, where state...

Cannabis industry heavily invested in impaired driving conversation

Hemp might finally become legal

ROB HOFFMAN MAR 19, 2018 Source: https://herb.co/marijuana/news/industrial-hemp-house-legalization Believe it or not, hemp is still federally illegal because it comes from the cannabis plant. But it looks like that might finally change. A bill which would allow for the cultivation of hemp is...

Hemp might finally become legal