So although the base has been cut substantially, it's still super big, so all is well...
I didn't think it would be so easy to prove how ill suited Progressives were to govern and understand simple concepts. The fact is liberal/progressive regulatory and tax initiatives have caused 30% of the manufacturing jobs in California to be lost over the last 20 years.
That's called screwing the middle class, which doesn't hold to the "we care" narrative now, does it?
California losing manufacturing jobs faster than rest of U.S.
California is losing a battle with other states to retain and attract manufacturing jobs, and the cost of doing business is largely to blame, according to a report released today by the Milken Institute.
Manufacturing 2.0: A More Prosperous California found that California had 21 percent fewer manufacturing jobs in 2007 than in 2000, compared with a decline of 20 percent nationally and 13 percent among seven states that are competing for the same types of manufacturing jobs.