States with the highest jobless rates

Published: Sep 24 2013 11:58:38 AM EDT   Updated On: Jul 21 2014 02:00:00 AM EDT

While unemployment may be steadily falling nationwide, these states just can't seem to catch a break.

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The unemployment rate fell to 6.1 percent in June, it's lowest level since the recession hit. While unemployment may be steadily falling nationwide, these states just can't seem to catch a break. Check out the 20 states with the highest jobless rates as of June 2014, the latest data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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