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White House Responds to All of Those Secession Petitions: There's No Right to Secede

Via theblaze.com » Submitted On Sat, 01/12/2013 - 8:21pm by Pat

The Obama administration on Friday responded to the wave of secession petitions that spread online following the November election, preaching unity over division and saying there's no right to secede. "In a nation of 300 million people -- each with their own set of deeply-held beliefs -- democracy...

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I think that got settled in the Civil War

1 year 10 months ago

Not really.
That would be like a mugger settling who owns you wallet by shooting you.

1 year 10 months ago

Well the Supreme Court has ruled that there is no right to succeed so go figure

1 year 10 months ago

you mean the federal government's court ruled in favor of the federal government?

1 year 10 months ago

Yep, SCOTUS not state courts rule on national issues. It in the Constitution.

1 year 10 months ago
Pat

To hell with the damned courts!

1 year 10 months ago

Pat,

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1 year 10 months ago
Pat

I still say to hell with the communist judges!

1 year 10 months ago

We can't get rid of them without a way to figure out what to do with crooks. I don't want crooks on the street. Perhaps we could hire judges from other countries to come here twice a month to sentence crooks. Canadian judges speak English.

1 year 10 months ago
Pat

I know first hand Canadian judges are more liberal than the ones here! I grew up in Canada! Case in point, I literally had a murder victim die in my arms, the guy who murdered him got 15 yrs with eligibility for parole in 5 yrs! No justice there!

1 year 10 months ago (Edited)

OK then UK judges. I don't want Mexican judges in America

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Texas only got 125,000 signatures out of how many million people? There is no majority there. There is no viable movement here.

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I think that got settled in the Civil War

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Even though there is no written rule, if it ever came to the point where there was no turning back, it would be wise to let the state(s) seceed peacefully. Once you hit a permanant division within the country, all we will do is make it weaker.

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Pat

Obama is full of shit! Texas doesn't need DC and it's corrupt polititians, and never will!

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