Sen. Jeff Merkley “Disappointed” That Democrats Blocked His Marijuana Banking Amendment

One of the U.S. Senate’s foremost champions for marijuana law reform says he is “disappointed” that fellow Democrats recently joined with Republicans in blocking his amendment to increase cannabis businesses’ access to banks. Last month, Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-OR) offered a measure that would have¬†shielded banks that open accounts for state-legal marijuana businesses from being … Continue reading Sen. Jeff Merkley “Disappointed” That Democrats Blocked His Marijuana Banking Amendment