The Nov. 4 midterm elections had some impactful decisions: The GOP took control in the Senate, which may affect what happens to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Minimum wage was increased in four states. Paid sick leave was approved by voters in Massachusetts.

But marijuana legalization — passed by voters this week in two more states, as well as Washington, D.C. — has been among the more talked about election results.

Oregon, Alaska and Washington, D.C. approved the use of recreational marijuana, joining Colorado and Washington. Several other states allow the use of medical marijuana.

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