Colorado Gov. Jared Polis Renews Calls for Congress to Pass Marijuana Banking Reforms

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Governor Polos wants Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer and other top Democrats in the Senate to take up a bill that would allow banks to service the marijuana industry. In a letter to the senator's polls, also urges members of Congress to look at Colorado's success in establishing a well regulated marijuana marketplace. He says it could serve as a model for federal legalization of pot. Just last year legal cannabis generated $387 million in tax revenues for Colorado. That money funded education, healthcare, law enforcement and substance abuse prevention and treatment program reporter Jerry Bell

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