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  • First state to legalize weed has lowest unemployment rate in the country

    Three years after legalizing adult-use sales, Colorado's jobless rate is at 2.3 percent

    June 7, 2017
    By Carey Wedler

    Three years after legalizing cannabis, Colorado has the lowest unemployment rate in the country. “While the national unemployment rate dropped to 4.3 percent in May, the lowest since 2001, Colorado’s jobless rate is the nation’s lowest at 2.3 percent,” CNBC reported Monday.

    According to governor John Hickenlooper,