What’s Driving California’s Mass Exodus?

As Oracle, Palantir and Hewlett-Packard Enterprise move their headquarters out of California and Elon Musk moves to Texas, California is considering raising taxes on the wealthy to unprecedented levels. Experts say California needs to find more ways to reverse the trend.
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What’s Driving California’s Mass Tech Exodus?

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  1. Ben G

    Ben G

    51 daqiqa oldin

    TAXES and too many snob laws. Ban this ban that, goes too far.

  2. Jonathan Fiore

    Jonathan Fiore

    Soat oldin

    I live in Texas: I want out. I could make way more in California even including taxes and costs.

  3. jerry hollie

    jerry hollie

    Soat oldin

    This once great state is being demolished by one guy. Newsome, the governor who has destroyed this stats

  4. Benjamin Mondi

    Benjamin Mondi

    2 soat oldin

    It's called the Exodus from Democratic States & cities

  5. dcgarrett68

    dcgarrett68

    3 soat oldin

    Crime, homeless and taxes.

  6. T A

    T A

    3 soat oldin

    Overcrowded, overpriced, I’m out this year.

  7. Sam Brooke

    Sam Brooke

    3 soat oldin

    Lol this video is so neo-liberal it’s painful, Musk literally defies lockdown rules and yet is presented as some genius maverick, what’s it like 500,000 Covid deaths in the US now?? These people (these billionaire, multimillionaire CEOs) are greedy af. Pay your taxes, that’s it...

  8. Judge Advocate

    Judge Advocate

    4 soat oldin

    The problem with California? Democrat Party policies, which includes, greed and keeping political power.

    • T A

      T A

      3 soat oldin

      We are not a Democrat State, it’s a mix that leans to the right for the most part. Get your facts straight.

  9. SisQ Services

    SisQ Services

    5 soat oldin

    Talking about small business exodus being less impactful is representative of the heart of the issue. Policy makers don't value small business despite the fact that just like a natural ecosystem, diversity is key to sustainability. One small business leaving might only represent a fraction of the job loss that a company like Tesla does, but when small towns lose 9/10 small businesses we lose economic diversity and community resilience that can't be replicated by big business. In short, the stupid is heavily concentrated in the capitol.

  10. Bj D

    Bj D

    7 soat oldin

    No California is fantastic. Everywhere else sucks. Please listen all you vegan non-binary liberals .... STAY THERE!

  11. Martha Simmons

    Martha Simmons

    7 soat oldin

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  12. Bertalan Feher

    Bertalan Feher

    8 soat oldin

    The dem way to ruin a beautiful state. Taxes and nothing more - you can feed your moron politicians.

  13. Tahzib Hussaini

    Tahzib Hussaini

    9 soat oldin

    glory to the Communists.....

  14. Bernhard Ecklin

    Bernhard Ecklin

    10 soat oldin

    California has attracted too many leftists, do-gooders and parasites. It pays the price. If you don't believe it, you just have to stroll through San Francisco.

  15. Shirley Y

    Shirley Y

    10 soat oldin

    Seems like some large corporations are leaving CA, but not residents in general. Why? Check out the traffic in CA on any given day, especially SoCal. Traffic is slightly better but not by much. I wouldn't call it mass exodus. More like a trickle.

  16. CEO, of Google, President, Steven Lewis King

    CEO, of Google, President, Steven Lewis King

    11 soat oldin

    Jean

  17. Jordan Hogan

    Jordan Hogan

    11 soat oldin

    What I don't understand is how these people are fleeing Democrat policies, then going to Texas and voting blue..

  18. branned

    branned

    11 soat oldin

    Liberals destroyed Cali.....go figure!

  19. Small Axe

    Small Axe

    11 soat oldin

    You wanna know how awesome California is? Just look at how many Republicans live here. That's right. Numbers don't lie. More Republican voters than any red state, including Texas. They hate the politics of CA, but stay anyway because its that great here. Chew on that, contards!

  20. Cardboard Empire

    Cardboard Empire

    12 soat oldin

    Liberals

  21. Ryan Hazer

    Ryan Hazer

    15 soat oldin

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  22. Orange Muscle

    Orange Muscle

    15 soat oldin

    😂 😂 that’s like asking if the 2020 election was fraudulent. Why are people leaving?? Unless you’re super rich and therefor plain don’t care, you leave because liberals are flat out destroying the state. Tough one!

  23. Mai Chi

    Mai Chi

    16 soat oldin

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  24. Gary Lindenschmitt

    Gary Lindenschmitt

    17 soat oldin

    Gov Gruesome Newsom & his auntie Nasty Pelosi have ruined CA now sanctuary state open borders for Everyone that will vote DEMOCRAT. Taxes and rules force the exodus.

  25. ALLHOUR Premium Fragrances

    ALLHOUR Premium Fragrances

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  26. Adorable Deplorable

    Adorable Deplorable

    17 soat oldin

    Newssolini and Pelosi are pretty good bets .

  27. Phil Chilton

    Phil Chilton

    18 soat oldin

    The state has to cut spending. Follow what Texas is doing. Lower taxes.

  28. Linda Warren

    Linda Warren

    18 soat oldin

    It's deeper than people realize! Where was all the money they collected in taxes? San Francisco is ran by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi! Why wasn't she tending to all the economic problems in San Francisco.. It's unrecognizable and filthy now. Hold her responsible ‼️💯 plus Deep State Politicians run the State, so what does that say ⁉️ Open your eyes people! If you would have allowed TRUMP to clean the Swamp you'd still be thriving,‼️

    • WhiteLivesMatter

      WhiteLivesMatter

      17 soat oldin

      Better yet, remember the whole "defund the police" crap? The current Mayor defunded 128 million from the police to go to the "black community". Anyone know where that money is today? Everyone seems to have forgotten about that little bit of missing cash.

  29. Jose Hernandez

    Jose Hernandez

    18 soat oldin

    My great grandfather a Chumash AmerIndian I am sure his opinion of who destroyed California would be different . The stories I hear the white man Infeasting not only here but throughout many Indegenous cultures throughout the world spreading there cancer capitalism using there Christianity to tame us. Christianity Capitalism the real evil of this world.

  30. K L

    K L

    18 soat oldin

    It's an easy solution. Kick all the democrats out of the state and it will solve the problem.

  31. mel pe

    mel pe

    18 soat oldin

    Umm Democrats

  32. William Gray

    William Gray

    20 soat oldin

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  33. PurpleOcarina

    PurpleOcarina

    21 soat oldin

    But what are we suppose to do? If no one wants us to move out of California for a better life. If politicians don’t do anything to improve it (which regardless if you vote R or D, most tend to not help in anyways) If we do in fact move to a different state the price skyrockets just like California.. What are we suppose to do?

  34. de danging

    de danging

    21 soat oldin

    The reason for the exodus: liberal policies. Saved you 20 mins.

  35. Rieka C.

    Rieka C.

    21 soat oldin

    Next on News: What is driving Texans mass exodus? Californians: * recreating Texas state*

  36. Douglas Hanlon

    Douglas Hanlon

    21 soat oldin

    That the stupiest question ever...its liberal democrats and everyone knows it

  37. Ryan Hazer

    Ryan Hazer

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  38. WhiteLivesMatter

    WhiteLivesMatter

    21 soat oldin

    When the news reads "29 million people leave Crapifornia", then I'll be happy. I would love to see my pathetic state go down into a complete crash and burn.

  39. sergeant5027

    sergeant5027

    21 soat oldin

    Thats what happens when Liberals take over a country. Make notes

  40. Ben Höflinger

    Ben Höflinger

    22 soat oldin

    Democratic policies. Wow that was hard.

  41. booger butt

    booger butt

    22 soat oldin

    People get tired of stepping on needles and feces

  42. Jody Toole

    Jody Toole

    22 soat oldin

    Liberal policies. Period!

  43. Steve White

    Steve White

    22 soat oldin

    People are leaving because the State has become the Mecca for every homeless, illegal alien, drug adicted, wretched member of the permanent underclass. And as the stupid liberal politicians keep taxing the rest of us to pay for their socialist fantasy utupia, those that are tired of paying to support the human debris washing up on our shore are leaving. The great weather can only count for so much...

  44. Darrin Fry

    Darrin Fry

    23 soat oldin

    I think a state should go to no taxes at all for businesses. Then all the companies in the country will relocate there, leaving all other states with no businesses other than restaurants and companies like them. And companies will stand on the shoulders of all Americans getting the ultimate corporate welfare. Yay!

  45. The Red Wolf

    The Red Wolf

    23 soat oldin

    Save yourself 20 minutes. The answer is communism.

  46. bekim colaku

    bekim colaku

    Kun oldin

    It's funny how these corporations push these policies in California and New York Connecticut New Jersey but when it doesn't benefit them they want to go to Red States 🤷🏼‍♂️

  47. Houston Helicopter Tours

    Houston Helicopter Tours

    Kun oldin

    Dear fellow Americans, dear Californians we are full (apparently chock-full of morons who never experienced a day of cold weather in their life)

  48. Steven Martinez

    Steven Martinez

    Kun oldin

    Well put videos , everything is on point. Living on l.a now is crazy and I'm just trying to protect my 795 credit and leave when I have the money to own my own property

  49. LunaMoon

    LunaMoon

    Kun oldin

    Ugh, California moving to my Arizona for the past 10 years sure makes it hard for me to get a decent home here. Prices just skyrocketed.

    • Overlord is Google

      Overlord is Google

      18 soat oldin

      Got to love them bringing their brain dead political logic with them too. Like hey let's bring the cancer that killed our home state with us to this new state. In addition to driving up the housing market.

  50. Steve

    Steve

    Kun oldin

    What’s driving California’s mass exodus??? You , CNBC...and the policies you support.

  51. gary landman

    gary landman

    Kun oldin

    Liberal policy!

  52. beeboobop

    beeboobop

    Kun oldin

    Can we all just acknowledge the elephant in the room? CALIFORNIA IS BLUE. TEXAS IS RED. BLUE DOES NOT WORK.

  53. Robert Carillio

    Robert Carillio

    Kun oldin

    Cannot pander and do all that is right for just what mega corporations want, either. We need to live sustsinably too, or planet is done way too soon...so this total no regs and let corps do as they wish is not the answer either. Life can live without the economy...the economy cannot live without life. We need a priority and philosophical change in how we think as a culture.

  54. Majesty Jones

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  55. Jay Nunyabiz

    Jay Nunyabiz

    Kun oldin

    Some moved to Austin, now what? Snowed in? Ha ha ha! Do ya miss the sunshine and ocean breeze?

  56. saltydecimator

    saltydecimator

    Kun oldin

    Oh such a mystery!?

  57. Carroll Drebert

    Carroll Drebert

    Kun oldin

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  58. Brian Jones

    Brian Jones

    Kun oldin

    Liberalism.

  59. Kent Kearney

    Kent Kearney

    Kun oldin

    SMELLS OF PELOSI URINE AND NEWSOME. CONDEMNED HOUSE. EVEN THE RATS ARE LEAVING AS THEY ARE OFFENDED BY THE GREED.

  60. saceves

    saceves

    Kun oldin

    California is a great place. It is great to live in a state where the government cares about its people rather than just pandering to millionaires and corporations. It is great to live in a state that is leader in education and environmental protection rather than letting all kinds of corporate crooks pollute the environment as much as they want. I'm all for having them move to Texas: Let all "pro-growth" Texans eat all the pollution.

    • saceves

      saceves

      Kun oldin

      @Anony grazer If you are an average person with average salary, would you vote in favor of receiving better public services with money obtained by taxing billionaires? Can you really be on the side of billionaires if you are making $50k per year and have to drive an Uber at night to pay the rent? Do you really believe the endless lie about how it is our responsibility to protect these "job creators" from the claws of our government? As far as I am concerned, let Elon Musk and his billionaire friends leave for Texas or whatever state lets them maximize their profits while exploiting their people and polluting the environment. I am for a government that invests in its people. BTW, did you hear about a recent very short trip that a Texas politician took in the middle of a crisis? Seems worse than eating French food.

    • Anony grazer

      Anony grazer

      Kun oldin

      OMG, are you a troll or an AI??? It's damned difficult to tell the difference from that comment because you can't be talking about Gov. Gavin "Let them eat cake while I dine at the French Laundry" Newsome...or CA's now abysmal education record where kids are given a pass on everything because of Covid now...or the very real crushing of EVERY business or private action environmentally UNLESS you're Big Box or Big Tech.

  61. Rightlydividing7 616

    Rightlydividing7 616

    Kun oldin

    Democrats RUINATION of the Republic of the United States 24/7! Godlessness on steroids and moving like a runaway freighttrain!, totalitarianism, nearly there. 1)No regard for human life 2) noregard for God and our SAVIOR Jesus Christ 3) no regard for businesses 4) no regard for truth 5) no regard for science 6) no regard for freedom, including the Constitution of the United States 7) no regard for freedom, including speech, etc., etc.

  62. Erik Teap

    Erik Teap

    Kun oldin

    Gavin Newsom and his cronies ruining America

    • Anony grazer

      Anony grazer

      Kun oldin

      Alongside and in lock step with Auntie Pelosi.

  63. 1st Amendment 2nd Amendment

    1st Amendment 2nd Amendment

    Kun oldin

    🖕 California! DON'T CALI MY TEXAS

  64. Alexey P

    Alexey P

    Kun oldin

    Texas no taxes! And no power, no water, no heat. No wonder.

  65. Order_of_Chaos

    Order_of_Chaos

    Kun oldin

    How has that anti-regulation worked out for Texas so far? A massive influx of businesses and people - all putting a strain on the infrastructure that the for profit energy industry refuses to update and strengthen - and what was the result? There is no such thing as a free lunch. Allowing states to compete in a race to the bottom is an utterly stupid idea.

    • Anony grazer

      Anony grazer

      Kun oldin

      The sheer mass of illegals didn't help either, I'm pretty sure.

  66. Ainsley Harriott

    Ainsley Harriott

    Kun oldin

    I’ll save you 20 mins; 1) The state imposes crippling taxes. 2) With the streets covered in unchallenged, violent homelessness, human waste and rubbish, there doesn’t seem to be any return on those taxes. 3) Public officials and Union workers earn ridiculously high salaries, and always campaign to make their jobs easier and better paid. 4) Insane housing and zoning regulations mean your neighbours have more say over your home than you do. 5) The Californian dream is dead in a swamp of bad regulations and bankruptcy.

    • Anony grazer

      Anony grazer

      Kun oldin

      And dead in a swamp of progressive corruption and identity politics and one more attempt at making communism work right THIS time and grift and graft and cronyism and an entire new generation so stupid it willingly invites its own doom in the front door - just like the EU.

  67. Bob White

    Bob White

    Kun oldin

    Liberal, democratic policies of course. Insane taxes, high cost of living, out of touch politicians, what else would there be?

  68. Joes B4 Hose

    Joes B4 Hose

    Kun oldin

    Made up my mind to make a new start Leaving CA without an aching in my heart

  69. Tlake Timberlake

    Tlake Timberlake

    Kun oldin

    Just do the caluculation. Itll work.

  70. steve cooper

    steve cooper

    Kun oldin

    WOW ! I could have told you lot this was going to happen 12 years ago when the State started raising taxes disproportionately to other States! Dont forget, ginger top HARRY & his bint have moved there, so thats ANOTHER strong reason to LEAVE.!

    • Anony grazer

      Anony grazer

      Kun oldin

      Yeah, too bad they forgot to pack his BALLS when they moved. Man, that guy went from Hunk to Junk in two words..."I do"!

  71. Dolores Francine

    Dolores Francine

    Kun oldin

    In a word? Newsom.

  72. iPeter

    iPeter

    Kun oldin

    Moses...

  73. Amante De Capaldi

    Amante De Capaldi

    Kun oldin

    3:39 wow cali's gdp is bigger than many countries including india 😲

  74. Pool 2

    Pool 2

    Kun oldin

    It's virtually "falling in the ocean"

  75. Pool 2

    Pool 2

    Kun oldin

    CNBC YOU ARE THE REASON PEOPLE ARE LEAVING! YOU ARE PART OF THE MACHINE!! GO TO H!

  76. Darketernal_666

    Darketernal_666

    Kun oldin

    I mean even as a European i've heard tons of Americans complaining that California is TOO EXPENSIVE!!!. They say the moment you cross the state border into California, everyone is after your wallet. Absurd taxes in combination of failed policies is making people and companies leave by the buckets according to the Americans i've spoken to.

  77. Web RBio

    Web RBio

    Kun oldin

    California is toast.

  78. Jennifer Gallagher

    Jennifer Gallagher

    Kun oldin

    If you have to ask you're too stupid to understand the answer.

  79. Steve Bell

    Steve Bell

    Kun oldin

    California is not worth it

  80. D.E. G

    D.E. G

    Kun oldin

    Send them all to Texas

  81. Sean Barrett

    Sean Barrett

    Kun oldin

    Democrat communism....

  82. Mislav Trtanj

    Mislav Trtanj

    Kun oldin

    Why did a thought that Hewlett-Packard sepertadet

  83. Rich Q

    Rich Q

    Kun oldin

    Great. Now Texas will be expensive as hell. I will soon be forced to leave my own state due to rising prices!

  84. Lone Wolf

    Lone Wolf

    Kun oldin

    Democrats, your election fraud, tax theft, cancel culture, race baiting, 57 genders, your hatred...your hatred. You are what we hate about California, and you are why we are leaving.

  85. Aaron Wilcox

    Aaron Wilcox

    Kun oldin

    Stay in California we dont want you to screw up other states with your politic. Keep it in california.

    • Overlord is Google

      Overlord is Google

      18 soat oldin

      Amen... They made their bed they can live in it.

  86. Michael Jackson

    Michael Jackson

    Kun oldin

    Ok if u come to Texas please understand that we have a certain way of voting. Please respect it

    • Anony grazer

      Anony grazer

      Kun oldin

      That's WHY they move - they're sick of the diversity, urine filled streets, intersectional politics and resulting grift, graft and putrid corruption they keep voting in to office so, like rats off a sinking ship - they flee to fresh pastures...to wash, rinse and repeat.

  87. Justin H

    Justin H

    Kun oldin

    Keep voting Democrat 🤣

  88. Chris Cahill

    Chris Cahill

    Kun oldin

    California, expensive to live, cheap to vacation ... so live elsewhere and vacation in California

  89. Chris Cahill

    Chris Cahill

    Kun oldin

    California’s probably the best state to be homeless... so they have that

  90. Chris Cahill

    Chris Cahill

    Kun oldin

    It’s going to become a tourism economy in California

  91. Chris Cahill

    Chris Cahill

    Kun oldin

    California is the hot blonde you had fun with but you’re tired of her BS and can’t put a ring on it

  92. Chris Cahill

    Chris Cahill

    Kun oldin

    Anti-Business government

  93. Jason L

    Jason L

    Kun oldin

    The mentally ill left have infested the state. Like locusts, they destroy everything they touch. But hey pooping in the street is important.

  94. neutrino78x

    neutrino78x

    Kun oldin

    lol....yes, HP's HEADQUARTERS moved to Texas. But not the programming and engineering. They have 285 jobs in Texas....but 299 in California. So yeah, no great loss. Same with Tesla. The CEO moved to Texas...but he didn't close the factory in Fremont, and all the software development at Tesla is still in Silicon Valley. Elon Musk can scream and shout up and down and that will never change. The greatest concentration of smart programmers and computer guys in the world will ALWAYS be in Silicon Valley, at least for the foreseeable future. And if we were our own country, Silicon Valley would have the 3rd highest per capita GDP.....IN THE WORLD. www.theguardian.com/technology/2019/apr/30/silicon-valley-wealth-second-richest-country-world-earth And we our population is still growing: www.macrotrends.net/states/california/population The only exception to that was 2020 with the pandemic, but once that's over and people can go back to the office again, the population will rise again. I will probably never afford to own a home here in Silicon Valley, but I have lived here since age 5. It's home. I certainly wouldn't want to go live among the white supremacists in Texas just to own a home. And obviously a lot of other people agree with me.

    • neutrino78x

      neutrino78x

      13 soat oldin

      @Anony grazer yeah ok. Look at the numbers. Tesla still employs the same number of programmers here in Silicon Valley and they always will. The programmers are in Silicon Valley, not bumfuck Texas. In other words the most productive people are here in Silicon Valley, and it will remain that way for the foreseeable future. Between Hollywood and Silicon Valley, California is solid. A centrist liberal success story :)

    • Anony grazer

      Anony grazer

      Kun oldin

      It's obvious that a California education, and your lemming-like belief in MSM and your party, has you right where they want you.

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  96. attache675

    attache675

    Kun oldin

    You know Newsom is beyond awful when there is a site dedicated to helping people get away from Cali.

  97. BadonkaStonk

    BadonkaStonk

    Kun oldin

    Bitcoin

  98. Catherine Holcombe

    Catherine Holcombe

    Kun oldin

    California and many residents are a societal cancer on humanity. If they plan on bringing their idealogy and liberal progressive ways outside of CA, KEEP WAY FROM THE REST OF US!! We don't want it or YOU!!!

  99. said hossain

    said hossain

    Kun oldin

    Cost is the main issue. Failure of democratic party.

  100. J.P. Holiday

    J.P. Holiday

    Kun oldin

    Just to move to Austin and make that place unaffordable.

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