Texas... or what was once the "Republic of Texas", is
arguably the greatest state in the Union. It has its flaws, just
like any other state, so if you're looking for perfection, you surely
won't find it here. But given the current condition of many states
in this great Union, it is easy to see that Texas has done it right.
In Texas, we have low taxes, affordable property, and balanced budgets
That's something to brag about.
We are serious about protecting the accomplishments that we
have made and the lifestyles that we have created. We like our independence
and we like being in control of our own destiny. We're a little upset at the
way the boys in Washington keep telling us what we can produce, how to farm
our lands (or NOT farm them), where we can drill for our own oil (see the US
Supreme Court decision on June 23, 1947), and how to educate our kids. We
think we've done a pretty good job up 'till now, and we'd like to keep it that
Reasons to Secede exists as a resource for Texans who want to explore
the potential of secession from the Union. We are here to
answer questions, to encourage healthy debate, and to provide
solid information on the subject of secession.