secession

Wisconsin Republicans Will Vote On Right To Secede From America
Walker is trying to distance himself from the measure, but when they unleashed the wingnut Kraken to counter Obama's election in 2008, that insanity that isn't going to go away easily. Read more...
Freedomworks Goes Full-Tilt Secessionist
On the eve of the Martin Luther King holiday, Freedomworks calls for nullification of the Affordable Care Act. Read more...
California County Votes To Secede From State To Get Federal Funds
A small, conservative rural county in the topmost part of California has voted to secede and become its own state. In the ultimate irony, part of their justification is to petition the federal government for funds. Read more...
For anyone who didn't think Gov. Rick Perry was a big enough wingnut to suit the state of Texas, there's an even nuttier one waiting to take his place -- secessionist Larry Kilgore. Read more...
So much cognitive disconnect, so little time. While Hannity, idiot that he is, suggests that the left is pushing SO HARD and radicalizing everyone SO MUCH (projection, Sean?) that the right wing might have no option but to just secede. And don't Read more...

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The Tea Party folks -- to no one's great surprise -- are not taking their electoral defeat at the hands of a black man lying down. They're threatening to pack up their soccer ball and take it home. Of course, where they'll go once they're Read more...
An Alabama man who started a petition calling for the White House to allow his state to peacefully secede from the Union says he's angry that the government forced him to close his topless car wash. Disaffected Americans have created hundreds of Read more...
It looks like Texas Gov. Rick Perry has decided those remarks on secession might not go over so well now that he's running for president. From Sean Hannity's show on Fox Wednesday night: HANNITY: All right. But some people said, while you used Read more...
From this weekend's coverage of the Ames Straw Poll in Iowa on MSNBC, another classic example of Villager, "both sides", false equivalencies. From AmericaBlog -- NBC’s David Gregory equates Perry’s secession talk to Obama’s push for national Read more...
Once upon a time, in a land that now seems to have been populated by tooth fairies and unicorns, there was a political party that had a set of core beliefs to which they actually adhered. Among them was that actually balancing the budget, as Read more...