Legislators are still fighting over that education budget.
The banking rules didn’t go very far, but they’ve allowed nearly 400 banking institutions to being working with marijuana businesses.
The letter requests Congress pass some sort of legislation to give banks the option of doing business with marijuana businesses.
Both suggest that Congress will need to step in and set the issue straight.
Murkowski spent much of 2017 seeking clarity on the administration’s plans for states that have legalized marijuana.
Opposition was overwhelming. Nearly two thirds of voters in each municipality voted against the bans.
Juneau’s newest marijuana grower and dispensary opens up Saturday in a building that should be all too familiar to watchers of the 2010 elections.
As Alaska watches its budding marijuana industry get off the ground, some congressional lawmakers are banding together to draw attention to issues facing the industry. Today, they formed a Cannabis Caucus… and Congressman for All Alaska Don Young is a founding member.
Today, they formed the Cannabis Caucus… and Congressman for All Alaska Don Young is a founding member.
Sponsors of Ballot Measure 2, the initiative that legalized marijuana for adults in Alaska, are urging the state Marijuana Control Board (MCB) to create a licensing process and regulations for marijuana businesses at which adults can purchase and consume marijuana.