In California’s War on Trump, Everybody Loses

By | 2017-06-02T18:30:05+00:00 October 20, 2017|
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For a state so enamored with passing laws, California can seem awfully lawless sometimes. Our progressive Legislature and elected leaders have decided to make political and litigious war on the duly elected president of the United States.

The Resistance is here!

Truth is, Donald Trump has driven them all a bit batty. Our legislators have become so unmoored that even Gov. Jerry Brown—who just the other week signed the self-destructive “sanctuary state” law—had to step in and veto legislation requiring presidential candidates to release their tax returns. Brown said that as politically appealing as such a law might be, he was uncomfortable with California setting election policy for the country.

It’s nice to see the light of reality break through the progressive miasma once in a while. If only some of that light could break through the state attorney general’s office…

Read the rest at the Sacramento Bee.

About the Author:

Ben Boychuk
Ben Boychuk is managing editor of American Greatness. He is a regular columnist with the Sacramento Bee, a weekly syndicated columnist with Tribune Media, and a veteran of several publications, including Investor's Business Daily and the Claremont Review of Books. He lives in California.


  1. 4mimi56 October 20, 2017 at 9:18 am

    California’s destiny has been set…..middle class tax mules are leaving in droves, they get it.

  2. Altalena October 20, 2017 at 1:47 pm

    “Forget it, Jake… it’s Moonbeamtown.”

  3. PTripp October 22, 2017 at 7:21 am

    They seem to have deleted it. The title is still there, but the article is gone or the link is broken.
    Everything else – all anti-Trump – works just fine. I guess I’ll need to file a FOIA request to read the article…. :p

    • William Fankboner October 23, 2017 at 1:20 pm

      Confusion presentation. Just saw this in small print: Read the rest at the Sacramento Bee.

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