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Shopping Around for a Better Life

Cambermeister Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 2:14 PM
We can't rewrite reality. The crash of 2008 was not caused by deregulation. And your comment about the schools is rather silly. Our schools have gone from first to worst. This factual.
Thanks, California! Thanks for your monstrous spending and absurd regulatory overreach! America needs you. We need Connecticut and Illinois, too! We need you the way we needed the Soviet Union, as models of failure, to warn us what happens if we believe those who say, "Government can."

Moving to California was once the dream for many Americans. Its population grew at almost triple the national average -- until 1990. Then big government, in the form of endless regulation and taxes, killed much of the dream. In the last decade, 2 million people left California.

Many of them moved to Alaska, Florida,...