January 3, 2013

NEIGHBORING STATES POACH JOBS FROM CALIFORNIA. And not just neighbors: “There’s nothing new about governors competing to bring jobs to their state, but rarely has it been this brazen. The Wall Street Journal reports that neighboring states, as well as some states as far flung as Georgia and Tennessee, are stationing official ‘business recruiters’ in California to convince businesses to move their operations out of state.”

Who needs a “business recruiter” to convince people to move their businesses out of state, when you’ve already got Jerry Brown and the California Legislature? . . . .