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Mississippi has finally got a top ranking among the states. Problem is, it’s an achievement the state can do without.
A study by researchers Cheol Liu from the City University of Hong Kong and Indiana University’s John L. Mikesell found corruption in Mississippi was tops among the states from 1976 through 2008. The study sized up the effect of public corruption—measured by convictions—on state spending. Data after 2008 for all of the areas of their research was incomplete.
The top 10 most corrupt states, according to the study, are:
8 South Dakota
The study sized up the effect of public corruption—measured by convictions—on state spending.
originally posted by: BABYBULL24
Any list without New Jersey in the top 3 is a bad list.