Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Bill to Protect Medical Marijuana

By |July 29th, 2017|

Details of bill
Thursday of this week the Senate Appropriations Committee approved a bill to go forward to the senate to extend protections for states with medical marijuana. This bill is in direct contradiction to Jeff Sessions’ as well as the DOJ’s position on marijuana. This bill is still far from law at this point. The […]

Oregon Cannabis Jobs

By |April 22nd, 2016|

Sam Chapman, founding member of New Economy Consulting, and Beau Whitney, VP of Government and Compliance at Golden Leaf Holdings, recently released a survey of Oregon dispensaries’ jobs and wages. The two focused on the retail aspect of the regulated market.  They estimate the market provided 2,100 retail jobs which could amount to $46 million in wages. They estimate cannabis sales […]