According to this article, California comes it at number 1 in net loss of residents this year (which actually ended July 1).
This is hardly surprising, as the economy here is horrible, jobs are scarce, and layoffs and furlough days become necessities. The Gold Rush this ain't.
As the New Year approaches, and with it, the March 15th deadline for teacher layoffs, I continue to ponder my own future in this state. If I lose my job this year, sometimes I wonder if moving out-of-state might not be the best bet.