Friends or Foe: A Look at Legalization Through the Federal Government

December 12, 2019| 2:00 pm - 2:50 pm

The federal government still considers marijuana illegal even though two-thirds of Americans believe marijuana should be legalized. As we approach the 2020 elections, marijuana legalization has become a common topic among candidates. But the question remains: Will the federal government take the steps to legalize marijuana and what will it take to make that happen?

You’ll get insights on:

  • The process and challenge of passing federal marijuana legislation.
  • The current sentiment among Congressional members toward marijuana legalization.
  • Which reforms have the strongest possibility of passage?
  • Will marijuana be part of the platform in the 2020 elections and, if so, what could that mean for legalization efforts in the future?