Contrary to the nonsense about California distress on FOX News, the population of California has increased steadily since 1920. There have been periods during the Great Depression and the Great Recession when the rate of growth has slowed, but it has never stopped or declined. In 1984, California’s population exceeded that of Canada for the first time and the gap continues to widen. California’s population in 2017 was an estimated 39.5 million.
Trump must go