Missouri Economy

This article first appeared in the St. Louis Beacon: CNBC recently released the 2013 results of its best state to do business in analysis. Its computations put South Dakota at the top and Hawaii at the bottom. As so often happens, Missouri came in right in the middle of the pack with a mediocre ranking of 26.

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Missouri's economy grew at a slower pace than nation's this past year.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported Wednesday that: