States are dishing out billions in subsidies to attract big companies, but the deals are stiffing small-biz owners, says a watchdog group.
Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says a costly four-year college degree is not the only path to career success and the American Dream.
Small business makes up 97 percent of all business within this US state, making it a top destination for entrepreneurs.
The billion-dollar boom in movie production within Georgia is part of a big economic rebound story.
Idaho is experiencing a jobs boom, leading the US in payroll growth in the past year, and it's just getting started, says Gov. Butch Otter.
This Midwestern state is creating the "Silicon Prairie" and a jobs boom, thanks to policies that encourage innovation and entrepreneurship.
Iowa has a plan to dominate the biofuels industry, turning its historic corn sector into a $250 billion renewable chemicals industry.
Minnesota's investment in education is paying off, says Gov. Mark Dayton. The state has the highest labor participation rate in the US.
Want to see state job creation? Cut taxes and regulation and educate the workforce, says Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant.
New Hampshire isn't stuck in political dysfunction, says Gov. Maggie Hassan. The state's bipartisan success story is good for business.
New Mexico once had the highest business taxes in the US. They have since cut taxes 22% to let the world know they are open for business.
By reducing personal and corporate taxes, Gov. McCrory says he is putting more money back into the paychecks of NC families and businesses.
Ohio Gov. John Kasich inherited a state with a dismal economy. Here's what he says the United States can learn from Ohio's big turnaround.
Oregon's business boom can be seen in record employment, the No. 2 personal income growth in the US and a strong GDP, says Gov. Kate Brown.
Rhode Island a 'bad' place for business? With GE and Microsoft coming to the state, that reputation is changing, says Gov. Raimondo.
South Dakota has the lowest unemployment rate in the US, says Gov. Daugaard, for good reason: Low taxes, low costs and lack of red tape.
It's become clear that all conversations about economic growth lead to a critical conversation about education: Tennessee Gov. Haslam.
The Texas economy is much bigger and broader than the oil collapse. Crude crashed, but we're still expanding, says Gov. Greg Abbott.
Washington Gov. Jay Inslee says a new Boeing wing project is a good example of why the state is No. 1 for personal income growth in the US.
The growth of Utah's tech industry has earned the state a place on the nation's economic map. Collaboration was key, says Gov. Herbert.
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