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States with the highest jobless rates

POSTED: 8:58 AM Sep 24 2013   UPDATED: 11:00 PM Sep 24 2013

Unemployment is slowly but steadliy falling at the national level, but these states just can't seem to catch a break.

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Unemployment is slowly but steadily falling at the national level, but these states can't seem to catch a break. Check out the 20 states with the highest jobless rates as of August 2013, the latest numbers available from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.

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