Dan Adams

A Massachusetts native and graduate of Emerson College, Dan Adams joined the Globe in 2011. He initially worked for the Globe’s West section and later in the Metro department as a breaking news and features reporter. Since 2014, Adams has served as a general assignment business reporter with a special focus on the alcohol and marijuana industries.

Latest stories

AG Healey, legislators pile on cannabis commission

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Political pressure on the state’s marijuana agency to slow down the roll out of recreational pot is growing.

A year after public voted for recreational pot, there’s a political battle over the rules

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More than a year after Massachusetts voters legalized marijuana, a new political war is breaking out over the drug.

Governor’s office warns pot regulator about stoned drivers, marijuana use by youths

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The comments are the third scolding dished out to the cannabis commission by Governor Charlie Baker’s administration in the past week.

Activists fight back as Walsh, Baker urge slower rollout of pot businesses

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As powerful political players pressure marijuana regulators to slow down, activists are striking back.