Colorado congressmen have different takes on state’s pot laws
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The legalization of marijuana in Colorado will cost the state jobs, or it should be a model for the nation. It just depends on whom you ask.

Rep. Mike CoffmanMichael (Mike) Howard CoffmanColorado governor says he was not exposed to COVID-19 after Aurora mayor tests positive Colorado mayor says he called protesters 'domestic terrorists' out of 'frustration' Colorado governor directs officials to reexamine death of Elijah McClain in police custody MORE (R-Colo.), who is being targeted by Democrats in the midterm election, last week told KOA’s Colorado Morning News that he’s concerned about how pot will play with corporate America:

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He said, “I worry — what about a Fortune 500 corporation that wants to move to Colorado? And the chief executive office has young kids and to say, ‘Do I want my children exposed to a culture where this is acceptable for adults?’ ”

Rep. Jared PolisJared Schutz PolisBipartisan push for vocational training focuses on funding, curricula The Hill's Morning Report - Presented by Alibaba - House Democrats plagued by Biden agenda troubles Majority of unvaccinated in Colorado have no plans to get inoculated: poll MORE (D-Colo.), meanwhile, has introduced legislation that would have federal authorities treat marijuana like alcohol. He has hailed Colorado’s new law.