I do not see how this could possibly end badly for the state of California: “With a Supermajority, California Democrats Begin to Make Plans”
The Democratic Party has controlled the California Legislature for a nearly unbroken stretch of 42 years. Yet control goes only so far: it takes two-thirds of the Legislature to enact a host of important legislation in this state, meaning that even the diminished Republican Party has been able to easily frustrate Democratic ambitions.
But with a swell of electoral victories in November, the Democratic Party has now crossed that boundary and controls two-thirds of both the Senate and the Assembly, giving it the kind of unfettered power that no party has had here for 80 years.
I think it’s pretty clear where this will end: nyti.ms/R1w9F6
— Rick Wilson (@TheRickWilson) December 17, 2012
PS: Speaking of plans: here’s mine for when the state of California declares bankruptcy and we have to bail the fools out. My price for this? Hacking up the state, once and for all. Clearly the Democratic party simply can’t handle governing populations that large…