Jordan Weissmann
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Jordan Weissmann is Slate’s senior business and economics correspondent.

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Oct. 16 2018 4:25 PMCanada Is Legalizing Weed This Week. But Will There Be Enough Bud to Meet Demand?
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Oct. 11 2018 7:28 PMIt Is Absurd That Trump Is Taking Credit For Falling Obamacare Premiums
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Oct. 10 2018 8:26 PMTrump Just Showed How Republicans Will Fight Medicare for All
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Oct. 7 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Cannabis Researcher Do Her Job?Meet Angela Bryan, a researcher at CU Boulder studying the effects of marijuana.
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Oct. 1 2018 11:17 AMThe Most Important Thing About the New NAFTA Deal Is That It Exists at All
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Sept. 28 2018 11:34 AMI Have to Ask: The Jason Zengerle EditionWhy the Trump administration has worked more closely with the Federalist Society than any conservative president.
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Sept. 26 2018 7:38 AMWhy Has This Federal Student Loan Forgiveness Program Rejected Almost Every Applicant?
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Sept. 20 2018 8:40 PMWelcome to the Weed BubbleMarijuana stocks are ripping higher. But how long can the fun last?
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Sept. 17 2018 9:59 AMWhy Trump’s Expected Tariffs on $200 Billion in Chinese Goods Is Actually Not Such a Big Deal
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Sept. 14 2018 9:26 AMJeff Bezos’ $2 Billion Donation to Build Preschools and Fight Homelessness Is, Well, Morally Complicated
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Sept. 12 2018 3:29 PMYes, Trump Should Get Credit for the Strong Economy. But His White House Should Be Honest About How We Got Here.
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Sept. 10 2018 11:57 AMWhy Donald Trump Tweeted a Weird, Incorrect Factoid About Economic Growth and Unemployment
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Sept. 2 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Cannabis Trimmer Do His Job?Meet Matthew Mitchell, a trimmer at Cure Colorado, a dispensary in Denver.
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Aug. 31 2018 7:37 PMIs Donald Trump About to Become NAFTA’s Savior?
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Aug. 27 2018 2:21 PMTrump Announces Preliminary Trade Deal With Mexico, Suggests He’s Renaming NAFTA, Threatens Canada
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Oct. 14 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Marijuana Farmer Do His Job?Meet Ryan Milligan, the co-owner and head of cultivation at Denver’s Green Dragon.
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Oct. 11 2018 12:54 PMWhy Donald Trump Is Saying That the Fed Has “Gone Loco”
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Oct. 10 2018 4:52 PMAmazon Created a Hiring Tool Using AI. It Immediately Started Discriminating Against Women.
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Oct. 2 2018 12:52 PMAmazon Just Raised Its Minimum Wage to $15 an Hour. Thank Bernie Sanders (and Maybe Tucker Carlson).
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Sept. 30 2018 2:00 PMHow Does an Edibles Baker Do Her Job?Meet Lauren Kaufman, who makes cannabis treats and oversees the kitchen at Love’s Oven in Denver.
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Sept. 26 2018 3:28 PMConservative Intellectuals Have a New and Absurd Theory for Why Wages Aren’t Rising Faster
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Sept. 23 2018 2:01 PMHow Does the Head Chef of an Edibles Company Do Her Job?Meet Hope Frahm, who creates the recipes for pot-infused brownies, baklava bites, and more at Love’s Oven in Denver.
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Sept. 19 2018 6:06 PMI’m Not Totally Freaked Out by Trump’s Trade War With China—Yet
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Sept. 16 2018 2:01 PMHow Does a Hash Maker Do His Job?Meet Max Platt, who makes hash for a living as a cannabis-extraction technician in Denver.
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Sept. 12 2018 5:44 PMThe Rate of Uninsured Americans Had Been Falling for Years. Now It’s Stalled Out.
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Sept. 10 2018 7:28 PMThe White House Tried to Take Credit for the Economy. It Wasn’t Very Convincing.
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Sept. 9 2018 2:00 PMHow Does a Dispensary Owner Do His Job?Meet Alex Levine, owner and Co-CEO of Green Dragon Dispensaries.
Slate Money
Sept. 1 2018 2:04 AMThe High-Stakes Negotiation EditionSlate Money on new NAFTA negotiations, the state of legal weed, and a look at new labor proposals before the holiday.
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Aug. 29 2018 10:11 AMThe Government’s Student Loan Watchdog Quit in Disgust This Week. Here’s What the Conflict Is Really About.
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Aug. 26 2018 8:05 PMJohn McCain Saved Obamacare. Then, a Few Months Later, He Helped Trash It.

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