News Stories from 2017

March 2017

March 18, 2017
Bleading Heartland - Des Moines, Iowa
Key senator confident Iowa Senate will pass bipartisan medical cannabis bill
March 13, 2017
The Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Ground Floor: Cedar Rapids store touts benefit of medical marijuana
March 7, 2017
Des Moines Register - Des Moines, Iowa
Schneider: Workers’ compensation, medical cannabis bills would help Iowa
March 5, 2017
Sioux City Journal - Sioux City, Iowa
MURPHY: Medical marijuana's long, strange trip
March 2, 2017
Radio Iowa - Des Moines, Iowa
Medical marijuana among issues legislators rushing to address
March 2, 2017
The Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Cannabis gets kicked once again at the Statehouse
March 2, 2017
Des Moines Register - Des Moines, Iowa
Limited medical marijuana bill advances, but expansion proposal falters
March 2, 2017
WHO Radio - Des Moines, Iowa
Limited marijuana oil bill advances with criticism in Iowa

February 2017

February 28, 2017
Des Moines Register - Des Moines, Iowa
Iowa Republicans divided as new medical marijuana legislation introduced
February 28, 2017
KGAN TV 2 - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Iowans say new House bill repealing end date of medical cannabidiol program isn't enough
February 24, 2017
Bleeding Heartland - Des Moines, Iowa
We all need to come together to make medical cannabis work in Iowa
February 24, 2017
Radio Iowa - Des Moines, Iowa
Cannabis oil bill ‘shot through with holes,’ and stalls
February 23, 2017
The Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Iowa Politics Today: Bill for expanded medical use of cannabis oil stalls day after it was introduced to committee
February 23, 2017
Des Moines Register - Des Moines, Iowa
Forbes: Medical cannabis legalization is chance for bipartisan agreement
February 22, 2017
KCRG TV 9 - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Iowa House panel OKs medical marijuana oil bill
February 22, 2017
The Gazette - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Bill would extend, expand Iowa's medical cannabis program
February 22, 2017
Des Moines Register - Des Moines, Iowa
Legislative panel advances medical marijuana expansion
February 22, 2017
Iowa Public Radio - Johnston, Iowa
Medical Marijuana Bill Advances; Similar Bill Failed Last Year
February 22, 2017
Radio Iowa - Des Moines, Iowa
Medical marijuana bill clears first House hurdle
February 22, 2017
Quad City Times - Davenport, Iowa
Bill would extend, expand Iowa’s medical cannabis program
February 21, 2017
KGAN TV 2 - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
VIDEO: House bill aims to expand medical marijuana access
February 21, 2017
WHO Radio - Des Moines, Iowa
New medical marijuana bill surfaces at Iowa capitol
February 21, 2017
Pilot Tribune - Storm Lake, Iowa
A Pilot Special Report: Local Rep. sees state softening on medical marijuana
February 20, 2017
Des Moines Register - Des Moines, Iowa
Legislation expanding Iowa's medical marijuana program filed in House
February 15, 2017
Des Moines Register - Des Moines, Iowa
Medical marijuana support keeps climbing, Iowa Poll shows
February 10, 2017
Quad City Times - Davenport, Iowa
Letter: Iowa needs medical cannabis
February 9, 2017
Des Moines Register - Des Moines, Iowa
Is cannabis therapy Iowa's next big biotech industry?
February 2, 2017
Sioux City Journal - Sioux City, Iowa
OUR OPINION: Don't abandon medical marijuana program
February 1, 2017
KCRG TV 9 - Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Davenport mom says cannabis oil didn’t work for her son but can for others

January 2017

January 29, 2017
WQAD TV 8 - Davenport, Iowa
Davenport mom takes son off cannabis oil, says it didn’t work for her son but can for others
January 29, 2017
Quad City Times - Davenport, Iowa
Q-C mom takes son off cannabis oil; says it doesn't work
January 29, 2017
Globe Gazette - Mason City, Iowa
Globe Gazette editorial: Iowa should expand medical marijuana program
January 29, 2017
Quad City Times - Davenport, Iowa
Families wait as lawmakers consider future of Iowa’s medical marijuana program
January 26, 2017
Des Moines Register - Des Moines, Iowa
Marijuana can reduce opioid deaths
January 12, 2017
Quad City Times - Davenport, Iowa
Man who helped dying friend grow pot for medicine reports for prison
January 12, 2017
KCCI TV 8 - Des Moines, Iowa
Battle to legalize medical marijuana in Iowa rages on
January 4, 2017
Des Moines Register - Des Moines, Iowa
One Iowa mom’s yearslong quest for cannabis