Entrepreneurs have 50 options when it comes to forming a business, and some states do more than others when it comes to making their pitch.
No governor is as closely linked with America's Top States for Business as Rick Perry. Texas has dominated, even if it's not No. 1 in 2014.
Georgia slices up the competition in America's Top States for Business 2014, signaling a shift back to the Sun Belt from the energy boomers.
Texas shines year after year, with the nation’s strongest economy and its best infrastructure. But it gets poor grades on health care.
The state of Texas tops out at number 2 on CNBC's top state for business list. CNBC's Scott Cohn says Texas Gov. Rick Perry has practically invented the personal war between the states for jobs.
The number of days on the market for a Dallas metro listing was down 12 percent in April from a year earlier.
The recovery is taking hold. Companies are hiring. State finances are looking up. Time for things to get nasty as states vie for business.
If there is a silver lining to Minnesota's current business climate, it's that the legislature was forced to repeal biz sales taxes.
Demand is up for sand used in fracking, which blasts it into wells to crack rock and release oil and natural gas.
The failed Tokyo-based bitcoin exchange, Mt.Gox, received court approval on Tuesday to begin Chapter 15 bankruptcy proceedings in the United States.
While high commercial real estate rents can impede a state's growth, they can also exemplify the value of a location.
Republican Gov. Rick Perry tells CNBC that he doesn't "necessarily condone" what he referred to as the gay "lifestyle," nor does he "condemn it either."
Gov. Rick Perry, (R-Texas), shares his thoughts on gay marriage and is asked why he equated it to alcoholism.
It's really fairly simple - secure the border, says Gov. Rick Perry, (R-Texas), sharing his views on immigration and securing the U.S. borders.
Gov. Rick Perry, (R-Texas), discusses his efforts to recruit Tesla to build a factory in his state.
Michaels' IPO, which has been planned for the last two years, will finally take place this summer, according to sources familiar with the matter.
Some S&P 500 companies in conservative states already are managing weather shifts, according to a new report. Inside the climate change fight.
A new Virginia-based airline will charge for overhead bin space, as well as all on-board beverages.
Google's Motorola Mobility handset unit will close its Texas factory by the year's end, Motorola spokesman Will Moss confirmed after a WSJ report.
Reviving the name of an old low-cost airline, PEOPLExpress aims to offer service on routes that have disappeared amid consolidation.