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Portland Business Journal: Viewpoint: How Gov. Brown can propel Oregon’s cannabis industry to national prominence

Portland Business Journal: Viewpoint: How Gov. Brown can propel Oregon’s cannabis industry to national prominence

https://www.bizjournals.com/portland/news/2021/04/21/how-gov-brown-can-propel-oregons-cannabis-hemp-i.html
April 1, 2021
Hartford Courant: Interstate cannabis commerce is a path to prosperity

Hartford Courant: Interstate cannabis commerce is a path to prosperity

https://www.courant.com/2020/02/13/interstate-cannabis-commerce-is-a-path-to-prosperity/
February 1, 2020
The Source Weekly: Marijuana: Let “Oversupply” Become “Export”

The Source Weekly: Marijuana: Let “Oversupply” Become “Export”

https://www.bendsource.com/opinion/marijuana-let-oversupply-become-export-9391690
February 13, 2019
Statesman Journal: Oregon should remove barriers to legal export of cannabis

Statesman Journal: Oregon should remove barriers to legal export of cannabis

https://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/opinion/2019/01/04/oregon-should-remove-barriers-legal-export-cannabis/2483477002/
January 1, 2019
Statesman Journal: It’s time for Oregon to incentivize export of pot

Statesman Journal: It’s time for Oregon to incentivize export of pot

https://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/opinion/editorials/2018/12/31/its-time-oregon-incentivize-export-pot/2452089002/
December 31, 2018
Bend Bulletin: Editorial: Open up out-of-state shipping for pot

Bend Bulletin: Editorial: Open up out-of-state shipping for pot

https://www.bendbulletin.com/opinion/editorial-open-up-out-of-state-shipping-for-pot/article_b97d80c6-78ce-54e4-b2bd-72755a0ae824.html
September 23, 2018
The Oregonian: Billy Williams has a chance to save Oregon’s pot industry: Guest opinion

The Oregonian: Billy Williams has a chance to save Oregon’s pot industry: Guest opinion

https://www.oregonlive.com/opinion/2018/06/billy_williams_has_a_chance_to.html
June 1, 2018
Portland Business Journal: Guest opinion: Why it’s time to let Oregon cannabis cross state lines

Portland Business Journal: Guest opinion: Why it’s time to let Oregon cannabis cross state lines

https://www.bizjournals.com/portland/news/2018/05/02/guest-opinionwhy-its-time-to-let-oregon-cannabis.html
May 1, 2018

In the news

Is pot the next pinot noir? Oregon may consider exporting weed to other states

Is pot the next pinot noir? Oregon may consider exporting weed to other states

https://www.statesmanjournal.com/story/news/2018/12/31/oregon-pot-marijuana-exporting-weed-out-state/2415786002/
California Officials Take Key Step Toward Interstate Marijuana Commerce, Requesting Legal Opinion On Federal Risk

California Officials Take Key Step Toward Interstate Marijuana Commerce, Requesting Legal Opinion On Federal Risk

https://www.marijuanamoment.net/california-officials-take-key-step-toward-interstate-marijuana-commerce-requesting-legal-opinion-on-federal-risk/
From California to New York: How Interstate Commerce Will Reshape the American Cannabis Market

From California to New York: How Interstate Commerce Will Reshape the American Cannabis Market

https://www.cannabisbusinesstimes.com/news/from-california-to-new-york-how-interstate-commerce-will-reshape-the-american-cannabis-market/
Green Rush Podcast: Adam Smith, Founder of Alliance for Sensible Markets

Green Rush Podcast: Adam Smith, Founder of Alliance for Sensible Markets

https://www.greenstate.com/podcast/green-rush-podcast-adam-smith-2/
Washington Governor Signs Interstate Marijuana Commerce Bill Into Law

Washington Governor Signs Interstate Marijuana Commerce Bill Into Law

https://www.marijuanamoment.net/washington-governor-signs-interstate-marijuana-commerce-bill-into-law/
Regulators And Advocates Discuss Next Steps For Marijuana Interstate Commerce

Regulators And Advocates Discuss Next Steps For Marijuana Interstate Commerce

https://www.marijuanamoment.net/regulators-and-advocates-discuss-next-steps-for-marijuana-interstate-commerce/
Should Marijuana Legalization Include Interstate Commerce?

Should Marijuana Legalization Include Interstate Commerce?

https://www.forbes.com/sites/kriskrane/2022/09/01/should-marijuana-legalization-include-interstate-commerce/?sh=2d13ce594772
‘It’s Going to Happen Quickly’: Advocates Predict Interstate Cannabis Compacts Are Coming Soon

‘It’s Going to Happen Quickly’: Advocates Predict Interstate Cannabis Compacts Are Coming Soon

https://www.law.com/therecorder/2022/09/22/its-going-to-happen-quickly-advocates-predict-interstate-cannabis-compacts-are-coming-soon/?slreturn=20240102145659
Advocates push Brown on interstate cannabis commerce; she says her hands are tied

Advocates push Brown on interstate cannabis commerce; she says her hands are tied

https://www.bizjournals.com/portland/news/2021/04/26/advocates-push-brown-on-interstate-cannabis.html

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