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List of companies leaving California grows, citing high tax burden, cost of living

List of companies leaving California grows, citing high tax burden, cost of living

Bethany Blankley | The Center Square (The Center Square) – Leaders of corporations have been leaving California for years, relocating their headquarters, or their entire operations, out of state, citing high cost of living and one of the highest tax burdens in the country as their reason, the California Policy Center notes in its updated California […]

The Battle for California is the Battle for America

The Battle for California is the Battle for America

    By Edward Ring By now, this is a familiar story. California is a failed state. Thanks to years of progressive mismanagement and neglect, the cities are lawless and the forests are burning. Residents pay the highest prices in America for unreliable electricity. Water is rationed. Homes are unaffordable. The public schools are a joke. […]

Why So Many People Are Leaving California: California Insider With Joel Kotkin

Why So Many People Are Leaving California: California Insider With Joel Kotkin

  BY SIYAMAK KHORRAMI My guest today is Joel Kotkin, the R.C. Hobbs Presidential Fellow in Urban Futures at Chapman University in Orange and executive director of the Houston-based Center for Opportunity Urbanism. We discuss why so many people are leaving California.    Republished with Permission The Epoch Times    SUBSCRIBE Get Citizensjournal.us Headlines free  SUBSCRIPTION. Keep […]

California Is Too Expensive For Poor People

California Is Too Expensive For Poor People

Poor people are abandoning California thanks to the high cost of living and poor job market, according to a Sunday report from the Sacramento Bee. California’s population decreased steadily from 2000 to 2015, and a large portion of that number comes from those without a college degree or high school diploma. Those living on an […]

California Politicians Keep Raising the Cost-of-Living

California Politicians Keep Raising the Cost-of-Living

By ED RING Ever since the surprise victory of Donald Trump on November 8th, California’s Democratic leadership have asserted their determination to thwart the Trump agenda. Expect unity and resolve from California’s legislature, where democrats now hold a super-majority in both chambers. Even before Nov. 8th, California’s legislature was a trend-setting force, enacting laws intended […]

Investing in Infrastructure to Lower the Cost of Living

Investing in Infrastructure to Lower the Cost of Living

Why Aren’t Unions Fighting California’s Bullet Train Boondoggle?

Why Aren’t Unions Fighting California’s Bullet Train Boondoggle?

How Project Labor Agreements Elevate Costs to Taxpayers

How Project Labor Agreements Elevate Costs to Taxpayers

When considering the labor movement in the United States, there is a huge distinction between government unions and private sector unions. Government unions elect their own bosses, they operate within agencies that collect taxes instead of having to make a profit by enticing consumers to buy their products, and they operate the machinery of government […]

When Will Unions Fight to Lower the Cost of Living?

When Will Unions Fight to Lower the Cost of Living?

CA manufacturing rises — a little

CA manufacturing rises — a little

by John Seiler California’s hard-hit manufacturing sector is coming back, medicine although not as much as the rest of the country. The Great Recession sliced off 18.5 percent of state manufacturing jobs. Republished with permission by Cal Watchdog.com After that, salve from 2011 to 2014, “manufacturing employment has hovered around 12.5 million,” reported the Sacramento Bee. […]

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