Marijuana stocks surged on Wednesday as Democrats claimed control of both houses of Congress. That could pave the way to an expansion of legal marijuana sales.

The Associated Press declared Georgia’s Raphael Warnock and Jon Ossoff winners in their respective elections, cementing a 50-50 Senate, with Vice President-elect Kamala Harris tilting the scale toward Democrats with a tiebreaking vote. With Mitch McConnell no longer majority leader, he’ll have a harder time blocking legalization.Read the full story HERE