Senate cannabis leader eyes marketplace overhaul


WNYC— May 23, 2023 - In the wake of a less than perfect creation of a recreational marijuana marketplace in New York, a broad effort to improve the transition has been rolled out by Sen. Jeremy Cooney, a Rochester Democrat and chair of the chamber's subcommittee on cannabis.

The New York Times—Senate Leaders Race to Avert a Default. Also, we’re covering Russia’s increased attacks on Kyiv. Here’s the latest at the end of Thursday.

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CNN—Video: See Senate Majority Leader Schumer speak about deal. Senate Majority Leader Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY) spoke after the Senate passed the debt ceiling deal that narrowly averted a default. The bill will now go to President Biden’s desk to sign.