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Perry Goes to California
for Jobs After
Brown "Fart" Remark

Bloomberg News, by David Mildenberg

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Posted By:Rafter, 2/13/2013 6:04:34 PM

First, California Governor Jerry Brown mocked a Texas ad campaign to lure jobs from his state as a “burp, barely a fart.” Then Texas Governor Rick Perry escalated the battle with a four-day recruiting trip to Brown’s state, capped by a news conference today to boast of his efforts. Texas Governor Rick Perry said his job recruiting trip is not about bashing California, but about promoting Texas. It’s part of a long-running battle over which of the country’s two most populous states -- California is biggest, followed by Texas -- has the best climate to attract jobs.

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Here´s a "bragging rights" contest you might not want to get mixed up in, given the language. Interesting facts about the relative sizes of the economies of the two states.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: StormCnter, 2/13/2013 6:12:19 PM     (No. 9174783)

Rick´s just pulling Brown´s leg a bit and enjoying every minute.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Coy860, 2/13/2013 6:13:35 PM     (No. 9174786)

No doubt Texas has an edge, but both states have border problems and many illegals draining their resources.
Florida has no State income tax, much lower property taxes, ports, trains, good highways and no border with Mexico. I wonder why more businesses don´t consider Florida?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: sardonic, 2/13/2013 6:15:32 PM     (No. 9174788)

Better pulling his leg than his finger number 1 :-)

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Reply 4 - Posted by: msctex1, 2/13/2013 6:21:40 PM     (No. 9174805)

Well, why doesn´t Brown just do the same thing?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mominNoCA, 2/13/2013 6:21:47 PM     (No. 9174806)

Ol´ Moonbeam´s as dignified as ever, I see.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bpl40, 2/13/2013 6:22:48 PM     (No. 9174811)

In repelling job creators there are two categories in which all the states fall. Kalifornia and the rest of the 49. Gov Moonbeam is smoking mushrooms (again).

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Italiano, 2/13/2013 6:23:24 PM     (No. 9174812)

It´s hilarious how the liberal politicians out here are wetting themselves over Perry´s campaign. We may have confiscatory taxes, no jobs, a p-poor business climate, a brain-dead legislature, looming financial disaster and a death wish demographic shift, but hey, we have the beaches, high tech and all that culture!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: PageTurner, 2/13/2013 6:23:55 PM     (No. 9174815)

Brown´s quite a load. No wonder we say ´If it´s Brown, flush it down.´

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Reply 9 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 2/13/2013 6:27:49 PM     (No. 9174823)

This is Perry at his finest. I wish he had run this sort of campaign in 2012.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator, 2/13/2013 6:29:07 PM     (No. 9174825)

Never trust a "Brown ´Fart´"

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Reply 11 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 2/13/2013 6:31:57 PM     (No. 9174831)

Governor Perry, look out what you wish for. Thousands of California liberals moved to Colorado over the past decade. Many of them came to Colorado to escape high taxes. Once in Colorado these liberals continued to vote the same way they always did. Consequently, Colorado has turned blue. It has fallen.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: hopeandglory, 2/13/2013 10:05:25 PM     (No. 9175141)

"Luv my Gov."

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/14/2013 3:35:12 AM     (No. 9175379)

FL is doing a great job getting the financial market to move from NYC there. These businesses are sick of paying the freight for the parasites. Did you know 27% of all state residents are on Medicaid and Cuomo is going to jump that number to 41%. He says at no cost to state taxes. That´s because he´s pushing all the costs on the counties and towns. NY state also has the most lavish Medicaid benefits of any state in the union. Cuomo is a big libtard who wants to be president and I despise him.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Wetlandz, 2/15/2013 8:40:43 AM     (No. 9177693)

I watch as business moves from NYC to Florida and NC my home states, they bring their blue state values to lord over our red state values. Be very careful what you wish for. They bring their money and problems with them, then they obtain power you can´t get rid of them.


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