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

State’s bankers are trying to weed out the risk

By , Globe Staff

Legal uncertainty may force banks to pass on financing marijuana industry in Massachusetts.

Top cannabis regulator: Massachusetts should consider government-run bank for pot companies

By , Globe Staff

With the private sector reluctant, would a state bank make it easier to collect cannabis taxes and prevent theft?

AG Healey, legislators pile on cannabis commission

By , Globe Staff

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

By , Globe Staff

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