Fifty States in Fifty Weeks: Minnesota

March 29, 2013

Each week this year (with the exception of Thanksgiving and Christmas) we will examine the fiscal and economic health of one of the U.S. states. Our 14th state in this series is Minnesota. Here are the top five (or more) things you need to know about the Land of 10,000 lakes:

State Fact Sheets for November

November 26, 2012

Get the latest on your state’s unemployment rate, economic condition, budget deficit and more with our State Fact Sheets. The most up to date fiscal and economic data for all 50 states in one place.

New state unemployment numbers

December 20, 2011

Today, the Bureau of Labor Statistics released monthly state and regional unemployment numbers for November. The report shows three states recorded an unemployment rate increase, 43 states and the District of Columbia saw an unemployment rate decrease, and four states experienced no change.

How are your state's finances looking?

August 18, 2011

In anticipation of the new state unemployment numbers to be released tomorrow, we take a look back at the Presidential bus tour states’ budgets.