Bottom Line: Cannabis group hires former member of Congress

cannabis of National Cannabis Roundtable Holland & Knight to lobby for the Secure and Fair Enforcement and Regulated Banking Act (SAFER Banking Act), which gives legal state-level marijuana industry players access to federally regulated banks and credit unions. hired. A Senate committee first passed the cannabis banking bill in September, but it has not been […]

Speaker Johnson: ‘Very optimistic’ Congress will avert shutdown

House Speaker Mike Johnson (R-Louisiana) said Tuesday after meeting with President Biden and Congressional leaders at the White House that he is “very optimistic” that a shutdown of Congress will be avoided by Friday’s deadline. Ta. “We’ve been working faithfully, literally around the clock, every day, for months, weeks, and the last few days to […]

Gaetz brags about making Congress a ‘living hell’ for GOP

Rep. Matt Gaetz boasted in a speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday that he was turning Congress into a “living hell” for “swamp rat” Republicans who act “like Democrats in drag.” did. “In Congress, I am often criticized, vilified, and ridiculed for exposing a corrupt system that has been weaponized against our […]

Congress must put people first, bring transparency to health care

Opening and reviewing your medical bill to see the final cost of your medical expenses can be a daunting task. As a mother of two young children and in the midst of peak flu, respiratory syncytial virus, and gastroenteritis season, I am constantly worried about the cost of caring for my family. It’s scary not […]


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