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Subject:  Re: California vs Texas Date:  2/13/2013  7:25 PM
Author:  FoolishVintner Number:  671470 of 794681

Taxes don't affect behavior and liberalism is not a mental disorder. And the enlightened folks in California elected Governor Moonbeam, liberal to the core. Ya think they are feeling it yet?

Yes, we are feeling it. Thankfully:

After multi-billion dollar shortfalls in recent years, the state's budget has finally straightened out. California expects to take in $2.4 billion more in revenue than it will spend this fiscal year, which ends June 30. After paying off a shortfall from last year and setting aside funds for upcoming obligations, it's on track to end the year with a $36 million surplus...

I don't know why it never occurs to the California bashers that there might be a number of reasons why people are willing to pay more to live in Califor