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    Federal Marijuana Legalization Bills Introduced to Congress LEAP

    FEDERAL MARIJUANA LEGALIZATION BILLS INTRODUCED  TO CONGRESS    Congressmen Jared Polis (D-CO) and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) Introduce Separate Marijuana Tax,  Regulation Bills  Washington D.C. – Today US Representatives Jared Polis (D-CO) and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) introduced separate bills to tax and regulate the sale of marijuana for adults at the federal level. Polis introduced a bill that would allow states the ability to choose to legalize marijuana without fear of federal intervention, and a federal regulatory structure would be built to accommodate those new laws. Blumenauer’s bill would tax marijuana at the federal level, in addition to any taxes that may be imposed by state and local jurisdictions. Marijuana is…