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Michael Correia

Director of Government Relations at National Cannabis Industry Association

Director of Government Relations

Michael Correia is director of government relations for the National Cannabis Industry Association. His focus is raising awareness and building support for the cannabis industry’s issues on Capitol Hill. In addition, Michael works with other national organizations to increase the cannabis industry profile nationally. Prior to joining NCIA, Michael spent many years working on Capitol Hill, including working for Rep. George Radanovich (R-CA), who retired in 2010, and the House Committee on Resources, serving three different Chairmen. Previously, he was director of federal affairs for the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) and senior project manager for the Committee for Responsible Federal Budget. In both positions, he advocated for policies in Congress. A campaign veteran, he has worked and volunteered on numerous political campaigns at the local, state, and federal levels over the past two decades. Michael is a graduate of the University of California, San Diego. A native of San Diego, he resides in Washington, D.C.

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Navigating State by State vs Federal regulations

Empire Room

A patchwork quilt of state and federal regulations has emerged – some with conflicting or contradictory provisions. Hear from companies navigating this environment, industry groups trying to change it, and the legislators leading the cause.

Regulation
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