The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Joe For America
Hard to believe the liberal San Francisco Chronicle even let the headline see the light of day, but when the liberal rag says it, you know it is getting bad!
But there it is, in bold letters: Democratic Policies Have Made California Poorer!
California is in a SERIOUS financial crisis and has the nation’s highest poverty rate, when factoring in cost-of-living. It’s higher than New Mexico, higher than any of the southern states like Louisiana or Alabama, and even higher than Idaho.
Travis Allen, Republican candidate for governor, writes in his SF Chronicle opinion piece:
California has an abundance of poverty and a shortage of housing. Crime, energy prices, rent and the general cost of living are increasing. Our tax burden is one of the highest in America. Californians pay 40 percent more than the national average for their energy. All of this is the predictable result of statepost was originally published on this site