States in Trouble: Arizona Leads the List; Tennessee 13th

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BusinessWeek has a slideshow of the 20 States in the Worst Budget Trouble. Tennessee comes in at a respectable, tho not disastarous, 13th.

Topping the list is Arizona, with a $3.1 billion budget gap. Coming in second is California, with a 30.6 billion budget gap (I think the ranking is done by the percentage gap of the total budget, not the actual dollars of the budget deficit) ...

More at Mary Cashiola's In the Bluff blog.

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