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Shopping Around for a Better Life

Windexed Wrote: Jan 25, 2013 9:51 PM
Wrong on all accounts, Liberal. It's ok to be 'liberal,' but to be so outstandingly wrong and misled is downright inexcusable, yet all too prevalent. You're aware that a 'liberal' in the classical sense would advocate for genuinely limited government, and thus disapprove of stimulus & regulation. Today's liberals aren't truly liberals. The government isn't all-mighty. They're a hindrance to the free markets that foster healthy employment, free societies, and thriving commerce. This is liberalism in its truest, most classical sense.
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,...