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PostWhy Are Californians Leaving? Blame Covid, Climate Change (Carmen Negrin, -France, 10/12/21 3:48 am)
Most of California's problems mentioned by Francisco Wong-Díaz are related to Covid consequences.
Another part is related to climate change. I dare not imagine what the poll would have been like if California had had a Republican climate-change and Covid denier as governor!
JE comments: California could potentially elect a Republican governor, but not one who denies climate change. Wildfires lapping at your door have a way of focusing the mind. California's last GOP governor, Arnold Schwarzenegger, was an avid defender of the environment.