Texas is the No. 1 destination for expatriate Californians and Austin, with its many music venues, is particularly attractive to those who relocate. Here, Carrie Fussell of the Austin band Calliope Musicals performs during Austin’s South by Southwest festival on March 17, 2016.
Texas is the No. 1 destination for expatriate Californians and Austin, with its many music venues, is particularly attractive to those who relocate. Here, Carrie Fussell of the Austin band Calliope Musicals performs during Austin’s South by Southwest festival on March 17, 2016. Jay Janner AP
Texas is the No. 1 destination for expatriate Californians and Austin, with its many music venues, is particularly attractive to those who relocate. Here, Carrie Fussell of the Austin band Calliope Musicals performs during Austin’s South by Southwest festival on March 17, 2016. Jay Janner AP
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Would Proposition 55 increase California’s losses to other states?

September 28, 2016 01:00 AM

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Dan Walters' column appears in dozens of California newspapers. He joined the Sacramento Union’s Capitol bureau in 1975 and in 1981 began writing the state’s only daily newspaper column devoted to California political, economic and social events. He and the column moved to The Sacramento Bee in 1984. Contact him at dwalters@sacbee.com or 916-321-1195. Twitter: @WaltersBee