Best and Worse Run States

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The list from 1 to 50 of the best run states have been announced 24/7 Wall St. And the winner is...

North Dakota?

Well that is just frustrating as a Minneostan, but here is how our neighbors to the west topped the list. Criteria included:

- state's debt, revenue, and expenditure
- fiscal management
- poverty
- income levels
- education levels

The strongest correlation of the study came from highly educated people and well-managed states. Nine of the 10 best run states have an unemployment rate below 7% with North Dakota at 3.6%.

So where is Minnesota? Number 10.

Full article: http://finance.yahoo.com/news/the-best-and-worst-run-states-in-america-150415625.html

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