America's top states for business

Published: Jul 11 2013 11:53:38 AM EDT

Looking for work or to start a new company? These states are tops when it comes to doing business in 2013.

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CNBC scored each state on 51 measures of competitiveness from infrastructure to technology and education to determine which are the best to do business in this year. Here are the Top 20:

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