States with the highest jobless rates

POSTED: 08:58 AM PDT Sep 24, 2013    UPDATED: 11:00 PM PDT Jul 20, 2014 

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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