Yesterday, MoneyRates.com named Virginia the #1 state to earn a living.
On top of this, the Governor announced that over the last 10 days Virginia has received more GREAT news.
- Corporate facilities and expansions increased by 44% in 2011
- The states unemployment rate has fallen to 5.8% - the lowest in 3 years
- Agricultural exports hit a record high of $2.35 billion in 2011 - up 6% from 2010.
- In the month of February the states revenues increased by 17.2%.
Simply put, unemployment has gone down. Job-creation, exports, and the quality of life have gone up.