1) Ca. has more military bases than any other state in the Union many which are very strategic (Vandenberg, Camp Pendelton, Miramar, Seal Beach…)
2) The Dems would loose massive amounts of electoral votes as well as house representatives
I live in Ca and am hoping that the tide is turning here. I spoke to a Lifelong Dem who I have known for thirty plus years and the green new deal was the clincher for him.
“Nobody is going to take my car and tell me what I can eat”