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Venture Capital Availability:  Key to Attracting Tech By Sherwin Pomerantz A recent article in US News & World Report ranks U.S. states by the amount of venture capital funding invested into projects in each state in 2017.  The results show that a whopping 80% of all venture capital dollars is invested in just four states:  California ($11.6 billion), Massachusetts ($2.63 billion), New York ($2.36 billion) and Texas ($747 million).  Rounding out the top 10 are Florida ($511 million), Maryland ($406 million), Illinois...