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Wisconsin Ranks 17th in CNBC’s “Top States for Business”
In the CNBC "Top States for Business" study released earlier this week, Wisconsin climbed eight spots to 17th.  This marks the highest rank Wisconsin has received since the start of the study in 2007; previously Wisconsin’s highest rank was 25th in 2011.  CNBC measures all 50 states in the following ten categories including; cost of doing business, workforce, quality of life, economy, infrastructure and transportation, technology and innovation, education, business friendly, access to capital, and cost of living.  Wisconsin improved to 6th in the category of infrastructure and transportation, 10th in education, 14th in quality of life, and 15th in cost of doing business.