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Business Facilities’ 2015 State Rankings Report: Nebraska Tops Employment Leaders Field

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Nebraska edged North Dakota for Business Facilities’ Employment Leaders crown in BF’s 11th annual State Rankings Report.

Small Business Owners Grade Their States For Business Friendliness

Overall Friendly States Posted on: surveyed 12,632 small businesses across the United States. The survey asked questions about the friendliness of states and cities toward small businesses.

Report Explores Sectors And Metros Driving Construction Jobs Recovery

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Study from CareerBuilder and Economic Modeling Specialists International reveals the top 10 metros for employment in commercial construction. Providence, RI-metro region tops the list.

One Year Later

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The report cards are in for the Superstorm Sandy recovery and the grade is “incomplete” as misery continues for thousands who have lost their homes or businesses.

Connecticut Setting Groundwork To Become First EV Friendly State

CT DOT Commissioner James Redeker, CT Electric Car Founder Ed Ingalls and CT DEEP Commissioner Dan Esty are committed to making Connecticut the first EV-friendly state in the country by 2014. Posted on:

More charging stations are on the horizon, as the state gears up for customers who opt to buy rather than lease their electric vehicles.

Rebuilding Task Force Releases Rebuilding Strategy For Sandy-Affected Region

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers works aggressively November 6, 2012 to repair a levee breach caused by Hurricane Sandy in Mantoloking, NJ. Posted on:

Strategy will ensure families, small businesses and communities are stronger, more economically competitive and better able to withstand future storms and serve as a model for communities across the country

California is Rolling in Dough

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Three years after a $60-billion deficit threatened to sink the Golden State, state legislators are arguing over how to spend a surplus.

Locked, Loaded and Ready to Relocate

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As more states pass tough new gun control measures, weapons makers threaten to pack up and move to gun-friendly locations.

Doubling Down in NJ

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New Jersey is bolstering its casino industry by embracing Internet and on-demand gaming, betting that expanding the pool of gamblers will lift Atlantic City’s fortunes.