Meet the NFF: New Group to Lobby Trump, Congress on Cannabis

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Several leading cannabis companies across the United States have banded together to form a political advocacy group aimed at protecting the legal cannabis trade. The group includes major mainstream cannabis players and a long-established brand that’s a newcomer to the cannabis space.

The new group, called the New Federalism Fund (NFF), is being backed by these companies:

  • Scotts Company LLC, a subsidiary of the Scotts Miracle-Gro Co., a lawn and garden company that has been recently investing a lot of money in the cannabis market.
  • Colorado retail cannabis chains LivWell Enlightened Health, Medicine Man, and Native Roots
  • Multistate infused products maker Dixie Brands
  • International cannabis investment firm Privateer Holdings (which owns Leafly)
  • Arizona-based Tryke Companies, a medical cannabis company that operates Reef Dispensaries in Nevada and Arizona To continue reading