Released Tuesday morning, Risky Business: The Economic Risks of Climate Change in the United States contains the comprehensiveness and interactivity of the federal government’s National Climate Assessment, but centers on the economic risks presented by a warming planet, rising sea level and other climate factors.
After years of opposition, Andrew Cuomo has changed his stance on medical marijuana.
When New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s (D) proposal to legalize medical marijuana in the state via executive action comes into effect, as many as 100,000 individuals with serious health problems in New York City will gain access to the drug. Despite having publicly opposed medical cannabis as recently as last spring, Cuomo is preparing to bypass the