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April 3, 2011View for printing

In the fierce competition to attract and retain jobs, Silicon Valley and California have been tagged as hopelessly uncompetitive. You've heard the charges: Taxes too high, cost of living too steep, governments too unfriendly.

Is it true?

By Chris O'Brien

Mercury News Columnist

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