As marijuana legalization spreads, states are looking at different ways to ensure those most affected by decades of racially biased anti-drug policies have a leg up. Under a special program, New Jersey prioritizes granting licenses to dispensaries run by people with marijuana convictions on their records. Lawmakers hope that by making equity a cornerstone of
Senate Democrats just unveiled a plan to legalize marijuana at the federal level. Their plan would take cannabis off of the federal controlled substances act and would make the minimum age 21 to purchase marijuana. For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscribe to CNBC PRO: https://cnb.cx/2NGeIvi Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer proposed
Tim Seymour, the founder and chief investment officer of Seymour Asset Management and the man behind the Amplify Seymour Cannabis ETF (CNBS), runs through three major headlines moving cannabis stocks. Subscribe to CNBC Pro to access our live Pro Talk “How to Navigate the Reddit Market Mania” with Fundstrat’s Tom Lee and CNBC’s Mike Santoli:
The cannabis industry has created around 70,000 jobs in 2020, according to Leafly. That’s double the number that were created in the previous year. Senate Democrats are now pushing to legalize marijuana in the U.S. Frank Holland joins Shep Smith to report. For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscribe to CNBC PRO:
Every ballot initiative involving the decriminalization or legalization of marijuana passed in the 2020 election. The Democratic-controlled House also passed the MORE Act in early December, which would legalize marijuana at the federal level and implement sweeping regulations surrounding the drug. These developments reveal something important about the shift in the marijuana debate: Marijuana may
A Gallup poll shows 68 percent of Americans support legalization of marijuana. Today, the House passed a bill that would decriminalize marijuana, but it’s unlikely to get a vote in the Senate. For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscribe to CNBC PRO: https://cnb.cx/2NGeIvi » Subscribe to CNBC TV: https://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBCtelevision » Subscribe to
Pablo Zuanic, Fantor Fitzgerald managing director, on the state of regulation in the cannabis industry. With CNBC’s Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Guy Adami, Tim Seymour, Brian Kelly and Karen Finerman.
Shift by MSNBC’s Seema Iyer travels to Colorado to learn more about the production of pot goodies, many of which are earning a bad reputation. » Subscribe to msnbc: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc About: msnbc is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives. Reaching more than 95 million households worldwide,
Former Senator Tom Daschle and Kyle Detwiler, CEO of Clever Leaves, join “Squawk on the Street” to discuss the legalization of cannabis in the United States. For access to live and exclusive video from CNBC subscribe to CNBC PRO: https://www.cnbc.com/pro/?__source=youtube » Subscribe to CNBC TV: https://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBCtelevision » Subscribe to CNBC: https://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC » Subscribe to CNBC
The House Judiciary Committee passed a bill that would legalize marijuana on the national level and it would give states the right to decide their own policies as well as incentives to expunge the criminal records of those with low-level marijuana offenses. The next step for the bill is to pass the full House.
Mark Zekulin, CEO of Canopy Growth, joins “Squawk Box” to discuss the marijuana market as Congress returns from August recess with little progress on cannabis regulation. Guest Host Eric Cantor, vice chair and managing director at Moelis & Co. and former congressman from Virginia, joins the conversation.
CNBC’s “Squawk Alley” team talks about legislation that would legalize cannabis and what that means for cannabis companies with Vivien Azer, Cowen’s senior cannabis and beverage sector analyst.
Charles Bachtell, Cresco Labs co-founder and CEO, on pot legalization and what it means for the cannabis biz. With CNBC’s Melissa Lee and the Fast Money traders, Pete Najarian, Steve Grasso, Dan Nathan and Guy Adami.
Kevin Sabet, president and CEO of Smart Approaches to Marijuana, an organization leading the lobbying effort against legalization of the drug, joins “Squawk Box” to explain why his organization is dedicated to stopping a tobacco-like industry from forming around cannabis. Sabet is also a former White House advisor on drug policy under the Obama Administration.
Acreage Holdings CEO Kevin Murphy joins “Squawk Box” to discuss where the United States stands in the stage of transitioning toward legalizing recreational marijuana use. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks
Former Speaker John Boehner and Acreage Holdings CEO Kevin Murphy join “Squawk on the Street” to discuss the future of marijuana legalization at the federal level.
Brian Mulroney, former Canada prime minister and incoming Acreage Holdings board member, and Kevin Murphy, CEO of Acreage Holdings, discuss potential benefits for Canadians and the world after the country legalized recreational marijuana.
Sarah Gersten, attorney and founder of Gersten Saltman, and Lauren Estevez, attorney with Margolin & Lawrence, discuss the legal risks facing marijuana companies and investors.
The Huffington Post’s Ryan Grim joins The Rundown to talk about the economy of the states that have legalized recreational use of marijuana, and which states may be next to pass legislation. » Subscribe to msnbc: http://on.msnbc.com/SubscribeTomsnbc About: msnbc is the premier destination for in-depth analysis of daily headlines, insightful political commentary and informed perspectives.
NBC News’ Harry Smith talks about states voting to legalize marijuana and whether it will attract millennial users. » Subscribe to CNBC: http://cnb.cx/SubscribeCNBC About CNBC: From ‘Wall Street’ to ‘Main Street’ to award winning original documentaries and Reality TV series, CNBC has you covered. Experience special sneak peeks of your favorite shows, exclusive video and