secede http://tpr.org en White House To Secessionists: Our States Remain United http://tpr.org/post/white-house-secessionists-our-states-remain-united <p>The White house has formally responded to a petition requesting that Texas secede from the Union. Although the petition gained signatures quickly, there will be no division initiatives supported the White House anytime soon.</p> Tue, 15 Jan 2013 18:39:42 +0000 Joey Palacios 4778 at http://tpr.org White House To Secessionists: Our States Remain United Texas Nationalists To Lawmakers: Let The Voters Decide On Secession http://tpr.org/post/texas-nationalists-lawmakers-let-voters-decide-secession <p></p><p>As lawmakers gaveled into session on Tuesday, a group known as the Texas Nationalists gathered peacefully outside the state capitol building.</p><p>Cary Wise, an active member of the group in his hometown near Beaumont, traveled with dozens of other people who want Texas to become an independent nation.</p><p>They feel government has gotten too big so Wise and fellow <a href="http://www.texasnationalist.com/" target="_blank">Texas Nationalists</a> would like lawmakers to craft a bill that would put a secession option before voters.</p> Wed, 09 Jan 2013 17:05:00 +0000 Ryan Loyd 4488 at http://tpr.org Texas Nationalists To Lawmakers: Let The Voters Decide On Secession Drug Testing Welfare Recipients, Drug Policy Makeovers, And Texas Tries To Secede. Again. http://tpr.org/post/drug-testing-welfare-recipients-drug-policy-makeovers-and-texas-tries-secede-again <p>Texas Republicans propose a bill to drug test welfare recipients - should we drug test politicians as well? Laws legalizing the possession and use of marijuana passed in Colorado and Washington, is this the beginning of a new era in American drug policy? Mexico has a new president and many are hoping this will mark the beginning of a real solution to the war against the drug cartels. Finally, we just can't let this week go without continuing the discussion on Texas secession.</p><p> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 18:10:19 +0000 David Martin Davies 1911 at http://tpr.org Drug Testing Welfare Recipients, Drug Policy Makeovers, And Texas Tries To Secede. Again.