Legalizing Nationwide: Federal Forecast

Our country's failed policy of marijuana prohibition has been in place for decades, but the tide has turned and a majority of Americans now support legalization. Shifting political dynamics in Congress and many dedicated advocates have made some important changes possible, such as federal non-interference in states that have legalized marijuana. Recently, though, more comprehensive proposals have been introduced and are gaining traction. 

Panelists will discuss the political climate on Capitol Hill, their work to pass meaningful legislation, and the prospects for reform when Congress meets again after the election.