A finish in the top five of America's Top States for Business generates plenty of buzz. The states that do well love to cite CNBC's rankings. (Click here to see the rankings of America's Top States for Business.)
The states that do poorly? Not so much.
But if we are going to have Top States, we have to have Bottom States. They may not want to talk about it, so we will. | By Scott Cohn, CNBC