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How clueless can you get, or are you just bots, responding to all things blue state with the same, usually misapplied, cliches.
Absolutely NO government money is involved in the high price of our housing. It is purely the result of our success and our wonderful year-round climate and institutions. Do you actually think the government is going around buying up houses and taking them off the market? Or handing out half a mil to house seekers? Local government tries to help, actually, including incentives to developers to build affordable housing, changing zoning rules to allow higher density, etc. This is our Achilles heel, but we will survive.
I know a great many of you on DR love to hate all things California. It's actually a great state and will lead the way to save our nation from the horrors of the Repuglican Theocracy. I think most of you haters are just jealous. If this sort of soaring home prices happened in your state, you would probably blame the immigrants. Totally illogical, but then there is that hate thing.