Joe Crowley Introduces Rent Relief Act

U.S. Representative Joe Crowley (D-NY) formally introduced H.R. 3670: Rent Relief Act of 2017, a bill aimed at providing two new refundable tax credits to people who live in rental housing. The bill was initially announced on Aug. 21 and does not include any co-sponsors. According to Crowley’s press release, 111 million Americans live in…

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Bill Introduced to Congress to Help Facilitate Medical Marijuana Research

On July 25, a bipartisan bill from Representatives Andy Harris, M.D. (R-MD), Earl Blumenauer (D-OR), H. Morgan Griffith (R-VA)  and Zoe Lofgren (D-CA) was introduced to address the “burdensome process that currently hinder medical research on marijuana.” H.R. 3391, formally known as the Medical Marijuana Research Act of 2017, addresses many of the barriers faced…

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