Lawmaker Suggests Cryptocurrency to Fund Border Wall

Ohio Congressman Warren Davidson suggested that crowdfunding through a cryptocurrency might provide a viable solution to the funding issues for the proposed wall along the US/Mexico border. In an interview with NPR's Steve Inskeep, the Republican representative suggested that both the proposed … Read more about Lawmaker Suggests Cryptocurrency to Fund Border Wall

McConnell: Farm Bill Will Include Hemp Legalization

US Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Republican - Kentucky) spoke to reporters last week and said that while legislators are still trying to come to a consensus on the Farm Bill, a provision legalizing hemp will be included in the legislation. When asked by reporters about the hemp provisions … Read more about McConnell: Farm Bill Will Include Hemp Legalization

Chuck Schumer to Introduce Bill Decriminalizing Cannabis

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D - New York) said that he will be introducing a bill removing marijuana from the federal list of controlled substances, which would, in effect, decriminalize its possession and use. Schumer gave an exclusive interview to VICE News Tonight, which aired on HBO on … Read more about Chuck Schumer to Introduce Bill Decriminalizing Cannabis