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31 July 2014


Russ Steele

Govern Brown wants to open the southern boarders of California to all the minorities that wish to come. He wants to import more fresh bodies for the progressive to abuse. According to Joel Kotkin writing at New Geography California has the worst income inequality, after New York City, than all the other blue states, where progressive have made it the standing order of the day.

But New York is hardly the only progressive stronghold with searing inequality. A recent Brookings report found that of the regions with the greatest income disparity only one, Atlanta, is located in a red-leaning state. These include San Francisco, Miami, Boston, Washington, D.C., New York, Oakland, Chicago and Los Angeles. The lowest degree of inequality was found generally historically more conservative cities like Ft. Worth, Texas; Oklahoma City; Raleigh, N.C.; and Mesa, Ariz. Income inequality has risen most rapidly in the probably the most left-leaning big American city of luxury progressivism, San Francisco, where the wages of the poorest 20% of all households have actually declined amid the dot-com billions. [Emphasis added]

Another excerpt from Kotkin's article:

Nowhere is this relationship between job growth and racial disparities clearer than in California, where regulations have slowed construction and industrial growth even as Silicon Valley has enjoyed a giddy boom. In Silicon Valley, Hispanic and African-American incomes have sagged, as manufacturing and many middle management positions have been reduced. But the real problems for poorer and minority residents can be seen in the state’s interior regions, where many communities still suffer close to double digit unemployment or worse.

Do we need more minorities who cannot find jobs and must be supported with tax payer dollars. Dollars that cannot be invested in starting new business.

Kotkin closes with this:

. . . But real progress on race and poverty requires a growing economy that provides opportunities for the broadest part of population. Clearly the regulatory and tax regimes that stunt middle- and working-class opportunities does not help. Blue-state progressive can whine about race, inequality and poverty with the best of them, but they would contribute far more if they started to address these issues with something other than well-rehearsed indignation and rhetoric.

A growing economy is the only solution, but progressives have legislated any future economic expansion out of existence in California. Many red states are growing, progressive blue states no so much.

Full Article is HERE.


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Bill Tozer

Its a fool's errand to swap one Reagen job for 3 -4 Obama "jobs".
What kind of jobs is our economy creating? Now, that hasn't changed from Obama first term to Obama jobs 2nd term. Just dig into the job numbers and you will see why Burger Basin is keeping its doors open. Burger Basin keeps creating jobs. Hang on while I grab a vibrator over all this good news.

In a cruel twist of fate, Obama are has made it easier to fire employees. Instead of keeping them on the company policy and going through the big expense of firing a bad apple with severance packages that includes covering their medical for a long time, now they can show them the door and toss them on Obamacare. Just made it easier.

Was is not Obama himself that was boasting that people no longer have to work more than 30 hours a week now because of his signature health plan?? His boast is looking true when you dig into the employment data.

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