News

This is the latest news from around the nation on topics of interest to our members. News stories appear as they are released, with the most recent stories first.

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Legislation

Boehner's New Team Gets Test With U.S. Border Funds Vote - Bloomberg — Boehner's New Team Gets Test With U.S. Border Funds VoteBloombergBoehner and his deputies are urging Republicans to vote for ...

Federal marijuana bill would legalize some cannabis strains - WEAR — Federal marijuana bill would legalize some cannabis strainsWEARCox had heard that a form of medical marijuana might help, but it w...

House passes bill to modernize Endangered Species Act - Minnesota Farm Guide — House passes bill to modernize Endangered Species ActMinnesota Farm GuideThe Public Lands Council strongly support the legislation...

House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs ... - Insurance News Net — House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs ...Insurance News NetSince 2009, the Tribes, the impacted...

READ IN: Wednesday, July 30, 2014: Senate passes short-term highway fix ... - Washington Post (blog) — READ IN: Wednesday, July 30, 2014: Senate passes short-term highway fix ...Washington Post (blog)House Republicans laid out their ...

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Local Foods

Opinion: Prevent pot use, don't legalize it - Cincinnati.com — Opinion: Prevent pot use, don't legalize itCincinnati.comBags of marijuana headed to a Colorado dispensary. The state began s...

A History of Criminalization - The Portland Mercury — A History of CriminalizationThe Portland MercuryIts legal use goes back more than 7,000 years, as medicine, fiber, and food. As re...

Local food movement thriving on High Plains of Kansas - The Marysville Advocate — Local food movement thriving on High Plains of KansasThe Marysville AdvocateA group called Local Llano promotes the production and...

How to Make Marijuana-Infused Craft Cocktails - Munchies_ Food by VICE — ReutersHow to Make Marijuana-Infused Craft CocktailsMunchies_ Food by VICEIn 2012, Colorado voters overwhelmingly approved a ballo...

New "Farmacy" Program Aims to Bring Healthier Lifestyle - KREX News Channel 5 — New "Farmacy" Program Aims to Bring Healthier LifestyleKREX News Channel 5MONTROSE, Colo. - In August, some families in ...

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