State Focus Archives
Gov. Mike Pence’s Regional Cities Initiative, enacted this year, envisions more than 400 projects drawing nearly $4 billion in investments.
While often stereotyped as an ag state, Iowa has created a business friendly environment that makes it globally competitive in a diverse and growing number of industry sectors.
Louisiana is bringing together state, regional and local partners, including business and higher education resources, in intelligent collaborations yielding sustainable economic growth.
The Garden State offers a “brain trust” with a highly skilled and educated workforce that makes it easy to recruit top talent.
Texas is a magnet for business and individuals for a reason—rather, for many reasons, one of which is the tax climate.
The Land of Lincoln is a $700-billion economy built around global commerce in advanced manufacturing and financial services.
Greater Phoenix, Arizona is a high-tech hub and a growth juggernaut, with unparalleled market access to the Mountain and Western regions of the U.S.
Florida is serious about business. State and economic development leaders are working to bring business to the state and keep it here.
Home to some of the premier training facilities for the U.S. Air Force, Nevada’s aerospace industry is heading for the stratosphere.
Massachusetts is taking in and out of the box approaches to help increase jobs and decrease unemployment.