Schumer working on merging cannabis bills (Newsletter: January 29, 2021)

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Top NY lawmaker: Vote on marijuana then negotiate with gov; PA gov puts cannabis in 2021 agenda; CA industry COVID vaccine confusion Subscribe to receive Marijuana Moment’s newsletter in your inbox every weekday morning. It’s the best way to make sure you know which cannabis stories are shaping the day. (function() { window.mc4wp = window.mc4wp || { listeners: [], forms: { on: function(evt, cb) { window.mc4wp.listeners.push( { event : evt, callback: cb } ); } } } })(); Email address: Leave this field empty if you’re human: Your support makes Marijuana Moment possible… Your good deed for the day: donate to an independent publisher like Marijuana Moment and ensure that as many voters as possible have access to the most in-depth cannabis reporting out there. Mark Gray of Marijuana Miracles : “First I have to say, ‘Thank you so very much’ for providing a consistent steady stream of cannabis/marijuana news. I have found no other resource that offers the quality of information in such a timely manner.” Support our work at / TOP THINGS TO KNOW Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) revealed in an interview with former NBA player Al Harrington that he is actively working to merge his own existing marijuana legalization proposal “together with some other bills” for 2021. “I believe in freedom. Let people do what they want. And it became pretty apparent years ago that all these horror stories, you know, ‘legalize marijuana and crime will go up’—well, states legalized, crime didn’t go up. ‘If you legalize marijuana, everyone will become a big druggie.’ That didn’t happen either.” The New York Assembly majority leader said lawmakers should pass the legislature’s own marijuana legalization proposal before entering into negotiations with Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) about his separate cannabis plan in the budget. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf…

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