Large union endorses Oregon Cannabis Tax Act

By Portland Business Journal

Large union endorses Oregon Cannabis Tax Act

The United Food and Commercial Workers Union has voted to endorse the Oregon Cannabis Tax Act. (Photo courtesy Portland Business Journal)

The United Food and Commercial Workers Union, Local 555, has voted to endorse Initiative 9, known as the Oregon Cannabis Tax Act, thePortland Business Journal reported.

The measure would tax and regulate cannabis for adults over the age of 21.

The union believes that regulating the growth and sale of cannabis would help kick start an agricultural hemp industry in Oregon.

 

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