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Just Because California Is Terrible, that Doesn’t Mean Texas Is Perfect.

sean242 Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 3:16 AM
years, the tax stays relatively low. If you bought a high value house within the last 10 years, your taxes will be as high, if not higher, than Texas'. We now live in rural Hill Country and love it. The people are wonderful and welcoming and for the most part, very conservative.

Texas is in much better shape than California. Taxes are lower, in part because Texas has no state income tax.

No wonder the Lone Star State is growing faster and creating more jobs.

And the gap will soon get even wider since California voters recently decided to drive away more productive people by raising top tax rates.

But a key challenge for all governments is controlling the size and cost of bureaucracies.

Government employees are probably overpaid in both...

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