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Talk of Texas secession is a symptom of voter disbelief


How divisive was the 2012 presidential election? Well, it was divisive enough to prompt over 100,000 Texans to sign a petition requesting that the White House allow the Lone Star state to “Peacefully grant the State of Texas to withdraw from the United States of America and create its own government.”

In fact, at least 25,000 people from all 50 states signed a similar petition to leave the Union, that is the United States of America.

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Denton (Denny) Newman Jr.
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