🌿 Bipartisan Support: Learn how lawmakers from various political backgrounds have welcomed the HHS recommendation to reschedule marijuana from Schedule I to Schedule III under the Controlled Substances Act.
📜 Advocacy Efforts: Discover how Senator Fetterman and Representative Joyce have been pushing for marijuana policy reform, with Fetterman having met with President Biden to discuss the issue nearly a year ago.
🚀 A Step Forward: Understand that while lawmakers view this as a significant step forward in marijuana policy, they remain cautious, emphasizing the need to prevent any potential obstacles to reform.
🔜 Future Legislation: Find out about the legislation proposed by Representative Joyce and House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries to prepare for federal legalization and the congressman’s call for bipartisan action on marijuana banking and expungement bills.
📢 Congressional Voices: Explore comments from other lawmakers, including Representative Tim Burchett (R-TN), Representative Steve Cohen (D-TN), Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA), and Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ), expressing their support for the rescheduling recommendation and their views on the future of marijuana policy.
As Congress continues to address marijuana policy reform, stay informed about the latest developments and bipartisan efforts to reshape cannabis regulations.