People are moving away from blues states such as California, New York, and Illinois. They are moving to red states such as Florida, Texas, Arizona, North Carolina, Georgia, Nevada, South Carolina and Tennessee.
Those eight states – all with GOP governors – were labeled by Chief Executive magazine as business-friendly. The states with the worst business policies were Massachusetts, Illinois, New York and California.
Republican policies are succeeding at the state level. Perhaps if the national GOP wants to succeed, it should listen more to GOP governors and less to consultants.