From decriminalization to opening up the banking industry, both sides of Congress are preparing cannabis bills – but with much different approaches.
Over the past decade, marijuana legalization has happened at break-neck speed at the state and local level.
And yet, pot-related reforms have moved glacially at the federal level, especially since prohibitionist Jeff Sessions was confirmed as attorney general.
But his staunch opposition and attempt to roll back Obama-era protections for local marijuana businesses has actually attracted new support to a flurry of marijuana related bills that have been picking up support in this Congress.
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Matt Laslo ~ RollingStone.com ~