New California Declares "Independence" From Rest Of StateWith the reading of their own version of a Declaration of Independence, founders of the state of New California took the first steps to what they hope will eventually lead to statehood.
2 Northern California Counties Declaring Independence From California In Hopes Of Forming State Of JeffersonResidents of Modoc and Siskiyou counties were expected to submit declarations in Sacramento Thursday to formally withdraw from California. They’d like to form the 51st state of Jefferson.
Secession Measure In Far Northern California Met With Limited Interest By VotersVoters in two far Northern California counties are showing only tepid interest in advisory measures that call for creating a 51st state named Jefferson.
NorCal County Residents To Vote On Abandoning California, Forming 51st State Named JeffersonVoters in Del Norte and Tehama, with a combined population of about 91,000, will decide June 3 on an advisory measure that asks each county's board of supervisors to join a wider effort to form a 51st state named Jefferson.
2nd Northern California County Votes For SecessionA second far Northern California county has voted to secede from the state after Modoc County supervisors voted 4-0 in favor of secession.
Northern California County Board Votes For Secession From StateA far Northern California county where residents have complained they lack representation at the state capitol wants to separate from California.
Opinion: Seceding From The Union Is Not A Good IdeaI find interest in the circus surrounding people in the fifty states of the Union petitioning to secede from the United States since President Barack Obama was reelected two weeks ago, I’ll be the first to admit that any state seceding from the Union is a terrible idea.