House COVID Package Includes Cannabis Banking Relief, But Not…

  • House COVID Package Includes Cannabis Banking Relief, But Not Small Business Support
  • House Leadership unveiled legislation today, the Health and Economic Recovery Omnibus Emergency Solutions Act (aka the HEROES Act), to provide additional economic resources and support in response to the global COVID-19 pandemic.
  • had lobbied leadership to include banking reform in the latest COVID relief measure.
  • By continuing to deny these small businesses eligibility to SBA assistance, it is possible that we could see an acceleration of the corporatization of the cannabis industry in a manner that is inconsistent with the values and desires of many within the cannabis space.

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