Matt Cook is the Colorado Department of Revenue's senior director of enforcement. And he's heard enough about banks deciding to cease business with medical marijuana businesses. In fact, he's heard more than enough. From a recent speech:
"That’s another issue, all the banking problems that we’re having. I can tell you, that’s a huge issue for me. It’s a huge issue for you; it’s a huge issue for all of us. We’re partners in this industry and I intend to take this issue on a national basis next week …"
Here's more, from the clip posted Aug. 21: