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The Source: Is Texas Going To Hit The California Wall?

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Texas' booming economy is the envy of the nation. A recent study showed how the biggest Texas Metros were blowing the national average away for job growth, and personal income growth. 

Nothing lasts forever though, so what should we be paying attention to and when should we start to worry about the "Texas Miracle?" 

Should we be looking to California, another famous boom and bust state? What lessons can we learn?


  • Tom Gray, author for the Manhattan Institute, a conservative think-tank promoting limited government and free-market principles.
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