Friday, February 01, 2013

Growth boom out of steam: California Population Stagnates

The Sacramento Bee reports:
California's long run as a boom state will sputter to an end as population growth rates consistently fall below 1 percent a year in the coming decades, according to state Department of Finance projections released Thursday.
Jerry Brown's utopia struggles:
The trend has already started. For the last several years, more residents have left California for other states than arrived from them, birth rates have declined and foreign immigration has slowed.
It looks like California will not be increasing its' delegations to the U.S. House of Representatives in the future.