In this episode of the Cannabis Community Insider, we connect with Illinois State Representative David Welter.

Welter played an active role in shaping the cannabis legalization bill and has become a cannabis policy expert in the Illinois House Republican Caucus.

He approaches the topic carefully and thoughtfully, reflecting the concern and ambivalence many of his constituents and colleagues feel about legalized cannabis.

His detailed understanding of the issue and his diplomatic approach continue to serve him well as Illinois contemplates its next steps in cannabis legalization.

We look forward to talking to Rep. Welter about his

– Experience working on cannabis issues in Illinois

– Reaction to the latest developments on the cannabis licensing process

– Perspective on what changes may need to be made in the upcoming legislative session