Video: NCIA Today – Federal Policy Update, Andrew Yang, And More!

Host Bethany Moore, NCIA’s Deputy Director of Communications and host of NCIA’s weekly podcast ‘NCIA’s Cannabis Industry Voice‘ brings you an in-depth look at what is happening across the country in federal cannabis policy reform and with NCIA.

[embedded content] From the top, Bethany breaks the big news that former presidential candidate Andrew Yang will be keynoting the Cannabis Business Summit this year. She continues and discusses the newly-launched NCIA Facebook Live series (and podcast) Cannabis Diversity Report.

We check in with NCIA Deputy Director of Government Relations Michelle Rutter Friberg, to hear some of the recent highlights from the nation’s capital about cannabis policy reform, cannabis, COVID-19, and more. Our resident political expert breaks down the ways that NCIA is looking to help our members improve their engagement and reach in the legislative process.

Membership Manager and DEI Coordinator Tahir Johnson joins the show to discuss the recent move by NCIA to endorse the Cannaclusive Accountability list, asking all cannabis companies to adhere to promises made in the wake of racial injustices and actively strive to build a more equitable, inclusive industry.

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