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California Inc.: The state mulls creation of a pot-industry bank

California Inc.: The state mulls creation of a pot-industry bank

Welcome to California Inc., the weekly newsletter of the L.A. Times Business Section.

I'm Business columnist David Lazarus, and here's a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week.

The trend continues: Steady if unspectacular economic growth. On Friday, the Labor Department reported that U.S. employers added 209,000 net new jobs in July. Average hourly earnings increased by 9 cents to $26.36, while the...

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