As More High-Paying Jobs Leave California, State's Press Is Unconcerned
Another major employer has decided to join the long list of companies moving jobs from California to more business-friendly states.
This time, it's $12 billion titan Jacobs Engineering, which is moving its "corporate operations," almost definitely meaning its headquarters, from Pasadena to Dallas, Texas. Press reaction, especially outside of business-oriented outlets, has ranged from nonexistent to muted to, in the case of the Los Angeles Times, a bit snarky.
One key point here is that the move appears to have taken California's governments completely by surprise...