The New York Times
FEB 15, 2018
Ah, California. It’s a polarizing state, depending on where you fall along the political spectrum, but there is no denying it is an economic powerhouse: since 2010, the state has accounted for about one-fifth of total US economic growth.
So if things start going sideways for California, things start going sideways for our national economic numbers in a hurry.
For California and the nation, there is a long list of things that could go wrong.
ORIGINAL SOURCE: Boom and Gloom: An Economic Warning for California by Conor Dougherty at The New York Times on 2/13/18