“The opposition to it was really either political or ideological,” the Republican governor added.
“If the horse wasn’t already out of the barn, I think that would be a nice proposal for us to put on the table,” said Karin McGowan, the department’s deputy executive director.
DENVER | Marijuana regulators in Colorado have already tightened rules on popular forms of edible pot by requiring manufacturers to make it easier to tell how much of the drug consumers are eating. Now they’re writing new rules on what the products themselves look like. A third and possibly final workgroup meeting Monday is hammering out […]
“I think the main takeaway for me was how spread out the benefits from this industry are,” Lewandowski said. “The benefits stretch far beyond the counties where we have oil and gas production activity.”
DENVER | Colorado has seen feisty debates this fall, with candidates in close races for governor, Senate and the U.S. House arguing over abortion rights, energy policy and the death penalty. Just don’t expect any of them to talk much about the biggest news of the year: legal pot. While the state’s 10-month-old marijuana retail experiment […]
Economist Ben Hansen said Thursday at the Oregon Economic Forum that legalizing marijuana increases the supply and reduces the price, so consumers tend not to notice the tax burden.
“We have constantly cut back on our education funding,” said Becky Brooks, a spokeswoman for Arapahoe Park.
Filings with the Secretary of State’s office show Monsanto contributed $2.5 million to labeling opponents last week.
“The more information that’s out there, it helps them know their customers and gives them an opportunity to identify behavior that’s not what they thought it would be,” Scott Jarvis, director of the state Department of Financial Institutions.