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Va. Ranks 4th for Business in the Nation, According to CNBC

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RICHMOND, Va. (WVIR) -

Virginia ranks among the top five states for business in the country, according to new rankings by CNBC.

The study, which looked at 10 different categories, ranked Virginia fourth in the nation.

It found that the state has the educated, available workforce that employers want - plus, lawmakers have worked to reduce regulations and red tape.

Texas topped the list, followed by Washington and Utah. Colorado rounded out the top five.