California as a new Texas: good if it’s about economics, bad if it’s …

To a editor: Instead of a administrator and Legislature perplexing to find ways to quarrel a incoming Trump administration, California should mountain behind and take a demeanour during what is blank here. (“Texas was Obama’s arch antagonist. In Trump’s America, California is fervent for a part,” Nov. 17)

The reason Florida, Texas and other red states are flourishing is they have embraced an mercantile indication that fosters pursuit growth, reduce taxes, fewer regulations and a supervision that is business friendly. A corresponding research of pursuit and salary growth, taxation burden, employment, mercantile health and open grant remodel will uncover because California is lagging and what creates other states success stories.

Instead, we have a state where a proxy taxation was done permanent, a open grant devise is out of control, and where a administrator and Legislature have no goal of slicing taxes or shortening regulations. If this is what they consider is years of progress, we could do with a tiny reduction of it. 

Don Black, Rancho Palos Verdes

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To a editor: The topic that California’s on-going domestic category could successfully mountain authorised hurdles to stymie Trump administration domestic and legislative initiatives to any grade imitative that of Texas’ efforts of a final few years is laughable.

The Democratic “progressives” mislaid a presidency, a Senate and a House — oh, and also a subsequent Supreme Court appointment (and maybe another one or two). 

That’s really distinct a final 6 years underneath President Obama. Many of his initiatives can be topsy-turvy with a same coop and Rolodex he used to imperiously trigger them in a initial place. 

Kip Dellinger, Santa Monica

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