By raising taxes on those who were already paying more than their fair share and raising the sales tax.
I judge California's economy not by how much free stuff illegal aliens are getting in California but by how thick my wallet is and it's a lot thinner today than before Gov. Moonbeam (D) came around.
What about the Democrats/California bebt ? Not just the $132 BILLION DOLLAR state debt but the $848 BILLION DOLLAR state wide debt ?
The Democrats have controlled the State Legislature for years and besides of taking away Californians personal freedoms, they do as they are told by the public service employee unions. And to pay for what the unions want, it's spending money you don't have and then raising taxes and fees.
"Economy in California is doing ok."
Report: California’s Actual Debt At Least $848B; Could Pass $1.1T
>"SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The combined debt of California’s state and local governments is at least $848 billion and could escalate past $1.1 trillion, according to a new report.
The California Public Policy Center – focused on the analysis of California’s financial information on the state and local government levels — based its findings on official reports from the offices of the state controller and treasurer..."<
Come on back when you have a rational argument and not one based solely on emotion.
I don't know about the US, specifically, but the human race is going to do just fine. History has been a fairly steady march from barbarism towards civilization, from oppression and violence towards peace, equality, and freedom. Ignorance diminishes and learning flourishes. I think the future is going to be pretty cool. Just like today is pretty cool compared to the past.
Our science and technology will allow us to live healthier and safer lives in more abundance. We will discover things about the world, the universe, and ourselves that we never imagined. Our philosophies and then our laws will become more tolerant, more inclusive, and more rooted in kindness rather than fear. We will evolve into better creatures.
Liberté. Égalité. Fraternité.