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  • Bret Jensen
    Story of the day...why california is going broke....http://bit.ly/T13Dz6
    10/9/12
    Reply (9)
    • Hypnos7: California pays nearly $50 billion per year more in federal taxes than it gets back in federal spending: http://seekingalpha.com/p/dpfx
      10/9/12
    • Bob de'Long: Sure, that is spend overseas for the 98 wars we have going
      10/9/12
    • Hypnos7: And on low population states (which are mostly red), in the form of entitlements, military bases, farm subsidies, etc.
      10/9/12
    • Bob de'Long: Let's move all the nuclear missles from the Dakotas and Montana to California.
      10/9/12
    • Hypnos7: California already hosts 200k military personnel and numerous strategic and tactical assets: http://bit.ly/Rtilj3
      10/9/12
    • Hypnos7: Plenty of nukes between San Diego, Air Force bases and bunkers in northern CA
      10/9/12
    • surfnspy: Hypnos, ur correct. Seal Beach immediately comes to mind. Bob, ur insane.
      10/9/12
    • J. Sheehan: Highest sales tax, 5th highest income tax collection per cap, highest gas tax/prices, but is $617B in debt, more than double any other state
      10/10/12
    • willdabo: So scary. "4 more years" is no longer a chant of encouragement.
      11/30/12