While unemployment may be steadily falling nationwide, these states just can't seem to catch a break.
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.
Oscar Flores photo
Gary Lambert photo
Patrick Aventurier/Getty Images
Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Tony Awards Productions
iStock / shironosov
Jeff Curry/Getty Images
BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images
Sign up to get Breaking News, Daily Headlines, Severe Weather Alerts & more delivered straight to your e-mail inbox
No email address was supplied by
To complete your registration on this site, please supply an address.
Please confirm or modify the email address to which you will have subscription offers sent.
For a more personalized experience, please supply the following optional information.