CNBC unveils its eighth annual America's Top States for Business ranking that looks at key factors to assess the regional economic landscape. » Read More
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The uninsured rate in the US has fallen due to Obamacare, but the wide ranges of rates in individual states could actually grow wider.
CNBC's Top States for Business gave the Ocean State the lowest marks for high taxes, poor infrastructure and high utility costs.
Wonder which state has the lowest crime rate, ranks high in environmental quality, parks and recreation and access to health care? Read on.
Value-conscious consumers are always on the prowl for bargains. Here's a look at the states that offer the lowest cost of living.
Scott Cohn explains why Georgia took the top spot in this year's Top States for Business.
Georgia was revealed as CNBC's "Top State for Business" in the U.S..Gov. Nathan Deal, (R-Ga.), shares reasons why businesses continue to grow in the Peach State.
States are collaborating to create hubs of excellence in a myriad of industries—from food to water tech—to develop homegrown business.
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 took the top spot for this year's Top States for Business. But who was close? We counted down the top five for 2014.
States are still seeing low levels of job growth despite the recovery. A weak housing and manufacturing sector has stymied employment.
In 36 states electing governors, it's all about the economy. Governors seeking re-election promised to turn things around. Have they?
States have rebounded strongly from the recession, but some long-time laggards still can't create a business-friendly environment.
State finances are rebounding, but in a way that matches the muted national economic recovery: the austerity mind-set still has a hold.
These states have made the biggest gains since the Great Recession by reforming regulations and offering incentives to attract investment.
Where is the top state for business in America? CNBC's Scott Cohn explains the process behind the CNBC study and reveals a clue to the winner.
High-tech business formation is happening in those states funneling dollars to R&D. Here's a look at states on the forefront of change.
Colorado is trying to outbid rival states like Florida and New Mexico for a bigger slice of the commercial aerospace industry pie.
The recovery is taking hold. Companies are hiring. State finances are looking up. Time for things to get nasty as states vie for business.
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