Congress is about to legalize cannabis. Just not the kind that gets you high.

ALEXANDRIA, VA – JULY 26: George Washington’s Mount Vernon’s Director of Horticulture, Dean Norton, holds a hemp leaf July 26, 2018 in Alexandria, VA. It looks like the real deal – the seven leaves – the tall stalks – the buds. You just can’t smoke it. Despite its resemblance and close relation to pot, it’s different. This weed is “industrial hemp,” a venerable plant grown in colonial days to make rope and clothes. (Photo by Katherine Frey/The Washington Post)

Lawmakers are poised to fully legalize hemp after more at