Legal weed could create 60,000 jobs in New York

Plus, a coffee price hike and the LA lifeguards earning six figures

Apr 01, 2021 | Current events | Business
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Puff, puff, pass the bill

After years of failed attempts, New York has legalized the use of recreational marijuana by adults 21 and older, becoming the 15th state to make it legal. Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the move will bring in an estimated $350 million annually and up to 60,000 jobs to the state. By 2027, it could drive $4.2...

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