New California Declares Independence From California. Hopes To Become The 51st State
Believe it or not but there is a movement in the US called the California Movement. The movement founded by rural communities in California has gone one step ahead in declaring Independence from California in an attempt to become the 51st state of the US.
1California is governed by a tyranny
In a document released online on 15th January 2018, the group led in part by vice chairman Robert Paul Preston said that “The current state of California has become governed by a tyranny,” They described the present day California as a state which is ungovernable.
2A formal declaration of independence in Maryland
The group known as the California movement announced a formal declaration of Independence in a ceremony in Marysville, California on Monday the 13th. They feel that the present condition of California is ungovernable and their solution is to take over most of present day California as well as rural counties leaving the coastal urban areas to themselves.
3California decline inessential services
The reason the group gave for its “ungovernable” comment was years of taxation, regulation and mono party politics due to which the entire 58 counties are in a mess where there has been a decline in essential basic services which included education, law enforcement, health care and overall infrastructure of the state,