Tuesday, April 20, 2021

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New Legislation For Marijuana Businesses Access To COVID-19 Relief

by Justin Strekal, NORML Political Director April 23, 2020 Representatives Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and Ed Perlmutter (D-CO) introduced legislation to allow state-legal marijuana businesses to apply for COVID-19 benefits through the Small Business Administration. Currently, the SBA is prohibited...

Over 40 Members of Congress Request SBA Access For Small Marijuana Businesses

by NORMLApril 22, 2020 Ten members of the Senate, led by Senators Jacky Rosen (D-NV) and Ron Wyden (D-OR), and 34 members of the House, led by Representatives Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) and Tom McClintock (R-CA), have recently issued letters...

Action Alert: Tell Congressional Leadership To Support Small Cannabis Businesses

This message was emailed to NORML supporters Let me be frank with you: I’ve been shut out. I’m shut out of the halls of Congress, that is. As NORML’s political director, it’s my job to go to Capitol Hill and engage in...

What You Need to Know About Cannabis and Coronavirus

by Jenn Michelle Pedini, NORML Development DirectorApril 9, 2020 Here at NORML, we take our work seriously. With so many unsubstantiated claims being made regarding cannabis and staying safe during the COVID-19 outbreak, we’ve compiled a list of resources...

Senate Coalition Urges SBA to Support Small Cannabis Businesses

by Justin Strekal, NORML Political DirectorApril 2, 2020 Eleven US Senators — Michael Bennett (), Cory Booker (D-NJ), Tammy Duckworth (D-WI), Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), Kamala Harris (D-CA), Edward Markey (D-MA), Robert Menendez (D-NJ), Jeffrey Merkley (D-OR), Jacky Rosen (D-NV),...

NORML Urges Congress to Provide Small Business Relief to State-Licensed Cannabis Companies

by NORML March 25, 2020 Representatives with the United States Small Business Administration (SBA) have reaffirmed that state-licensed cannabis businesses are ineligible for financial aid opportunities because marijuana remains classified as a schedule I controlled substance. In a statement issued...

Cannabis Workers, Unemployment Insurance, and the Small Business Administration: What You Need to Know

by NORMLMarch 20, 2020 There is no doubt that the COVID-19 pandemic is adversely impacting businesses around the world, and smaller businesses especially. That is why this week, NORML reached out to our numerous allies on Capitol Hill to...

A Fantastic February with Las Vegas NORML

by Josh Kasoff, Nevada NORMLMarch 12, 2020 In the same vein as our historic start to 2020, the month of February proved to be an equally memorable and important month for the Las Vegas chapter of NORML. Throughout the...

Why the MRTA gets an A- & the CRTA gets a C-

by Mary Kruger, Executive Director, Roc NORML & Director, NY NORMLMarch 3, 2020 MRTA: A- CRTA: C-  New York State is set to legalize and regulate cannabis for adult-use, and improve our existing medical marijuana and hemp programs by April 1st...

An Exciting Start to 2020 for Nevada NORML

by Josh Kasoff, Nevada NORMLJanuary 29, 2020 Although we’re only one month into the Roaring 20’s, Nevada NORML has already hit the cannabis advocacy ground running at full sprint. Following a wild and groundbreakingly successful 2019 with several memorable...
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Some videos to enjoy while high today

Happy 4/20!! In honor of today's highness, here are a few videos to watch, all of them catered for joy...
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