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VIDEO | Medicaid Expansion, “Medical” Marijuana, Budget Updates, and More!

Welcome to this week’s episode of NC Family’s Weekly Update, where we share the highlights of the past week at the N.C. General Assembly READ

VIDEO | Pro-Life Support, “Medical” Marijuana, and Colleges Teaching Government

Welcome to this week’s episode of NC Family’s Weekly Update, where we share the highlights of the past week at the N.C. General Assembly READ
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Marijuana Bill Passes State Senate on Initial Vote

(UPDATE: The NC Senate approved SB 3 on Third Reading by a 36 to 10 vote on March 1. The bill now proceeds to READ

VIDEO | NC Family Weekly Update | Week of February 19, 2023

Welcome to this week’s episode of NC Family’s Weekly Update, a weekly video series where we share the highlights of the past week at READ
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Marijuana Bill Moves Forward In State Senate Committee

(UPDATE: The NC Senate Finance Committee approved SB 3 in a committee hearing on Wednesday, February 22. The bill now proceeds to the Senate READ

VIDEO | NC Family Weekly Update | Week of February 12, 2023

Welcome to NC Family’s Friday Update, a new weekly video series where we will share the highlights of the past week at the N.C. READ
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Marijuana Bill Gets Hearing In State Senate Committee

The North Carolina Senate Judiciary Committee met this week to discuss SB 3, entitled the “NC Compassionate Care Act,” which would legalize the use READ
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Presidential Proclamation Highlights Human Trafficking

Following in the footsteps of several of his predecessors, President Joe Biden proclaimed January 2023 as National Human Trafficking Prevention Month. In addition, North READ

NC Senate Passes “Medical” Marijuana Bill

In the first of two recorded floor votes, the NC Senate approved Senate Bill 711, entitled “NC Compassionate Care Act,” by a vote of 35-10 yesterday. READ

ALERT: Urge Your Senator to Vote Against Marijuana Legalization

The NC Senate Rules Committee passed a bill today that would legalize marijuana for “medical” use across the state. Senate Bill 711, entitled “NC Compassionate READ

U.S. House Passes Catawba Casino & Lumbee Recognition Bills

Last night—on the first day of National Native American Heritage Month—the U.S. House of Representatives passed two bills that could set the stage for READ

Medical Marijuana Bill Passes Senate Health Committee

The North Carolina Senate Health Care Committee passed a bill this morning that would legalize marijuana for “medical” use across the state. SB 711–NC READ

NCGA Summer: Bills to Watch

The North Carolina General Assembly was back in session today, after taking last week off for the July 4th holiday. As state lawmakers resume READ

Medical Marijuana Bill Passes Senate Judiciary Committee

The NC Senate Judiciary Committee passed a bill today that would legalize marijuana for medical use across the state. Senate Bill 711, entitled “NC Compassionate READ

ALERT: Urge Your State Senator to Oppose Medical Marijuana Bill!

The NC Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to hear a bill at 1:00 p.m. today that would legalize marijuana for medical use across the READ

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