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House votes to decriminalize marijuana at federal level

1 month ago   |   By WTAE

The bill would reverse what supporters called a failed policy of criminalizing pot use and take steps to address racial disparities in enforcement of federal drug laws.
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Marijuana Legalization Bill Passes House; Senate Vote Unlikely

Marijuana Legalization Bill Passes House; Senate Vote Unlikely

1 month ago   |   By Bloomberg

The House voted Friday for the first time to legalize marijuana at the federal level, but the bill has little chance of being considered in the Republican-controlled Senate.
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House votes to decriminalize marijuana at federal level

1 month ago   |   By My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Democratic-controlled House on Friday approved a bill to decriminalize and tax marijuana at the federal level, reversing what supporters called a failed policy of criminalization of pot use and taking steps to address racial disparities in enforcement of federal drug laws.
Opponents, mostly Republicans, called the bill a hollow political gesture and mocked Democrats for bringing it up at a time when thousands of Americans are dying from the coronavirus pandemic.
“With all the challenges America has right now, think COVID relief should be on the floor, but instead, the...
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