Investing in marijuana stocks is an exciting endeavor in part because the sector is so new. While no market exists in an apolitical vacuum, the impact politics has on marijuana stocks is particularly notable since investors are only just now starting to see a shift away from the war on drugs, but, not one without controversy or pushback. Issues surrounding legality, regulation and federal versus state oversight all have political effects on marijuana stocks. Articles in this category detail and describe political moves that affect marijuana stocks so you can make MMJ investments with the full knowledge of the risks and potential rewards involved. With such a charged legal and social climate, there will be political effects on marijuana stocks surpassing those experienced by most other sectors which have long established regulation standards and powerful lobbyists. Bookmark this page to stay current with the impact politics has on marijuana stocks.