Just published by Bloomberg and we have two defining political moves from the Democrats in the house who now look like they may be getting in a nice tidy line behind Biden’s desire for decriminalization and expungements but nothing so daring as proper regulation
The article talks about
A) Patrick J. Kennedy, the former eight-term congressman and son of the late Senator Ted Kennedy, wants to be the next White House drug czar but the marijuana industry is dead-set against him. Kennedy, who speaks openly about his life-long struggle with drug abuse, is now an advocate for those with mental health and addiction problems. He favors allowing pot for medical reasons but opposes legalization
B) Kamala’s sudden change of heart… Harris’s positions are now the same as Biden’s, a Harris aide said, asking not to be identified because the vice president has not publicly weighed in on the issue. A White House official declined to comment on who is being considered for the job.
Read the full article at: https://www.bloombergquint.com/onweb/big-pot-tries-to-stop-patrick-kennedy-from-becoming-drug-czar
Also Marijuana Moment’s analysis here