For the past decade, businesses and individuals have been leaving California for other states, particularly Texas. CALIFORNIA, USA A report by the California Taxpayers Association lists several other companies, such as Amy's frozen foods, that are closing factories, leaving California altogether, or choosing to expand elsewhere. Large corporations have the legal resources to move elsewhere, but small businesses often wonder what it takes to get out of California. Texas ranked best for business and California worst for business out of 50 states in this CEO survey.
Newsom is traveling California to highlight the state's efforts to reopen schools and businesses as it faces the threat of retirement.