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U.S. Rep. Barr Advocates for Industrial Hemp Businesses in Kentucky

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Congressman Andy Barr’s opening question to FDIC Chair Jelena McWilliams as it relates to hemp: “I have had businesses (hemp) tell me that their access to financial products specifically card services have actually deteriorated since we de-scheduled industrial hemp in the 2018 Farm Bill… and this conflicts with Congressional intent… What is the FDIC doing…

DOT Secretary Chao Talks Drones for First Response at USA Drone Port Conference


By Betsy Lillian Unmanned Aerial Online April 5, 2019 Elaine L. Chao, secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), recently highlighted at a Kentucky event how drones are helping first responders. On March 30, Hazard Community and Technical College in Hazard, Ky., held a Search and Rescue Drones Conference, during which Chao spoke to 300…

McConnell, Wyden Urge Federal Financial Regulators to Prevent Discrimination of Legal Hemp Industry


Senators advocate for hemp industry to be allowed to access financing and credit products to start or expand their businesses April 2, 2019 WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR) sent letters to several federal banking and financial regulatory institutions today reiterating hemp’s legality and requesting…

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