secession http://wlrn.org en Take This State And Shove It: The New Secession Movement http://wlrn.org/post/take-state-and-shove-it-new-secession-movement There's a big race right now to become the 51st state.<p>Forget traditional contenders like Puerto Rico. In several existing states, residents of less populous areas are hoping to create new states of their own.<p>Citizens in 11 mostly northeastern Colorado counties are among them. They'll vote on Nov. 5 whether to break off and form their own state. Many are unhappy about liberal state legislation they believe reflects the values of the Denver-Boulder corridor, but not their part of the world.<p>"We're rarely listened to when it comes to legislation," says Butch White, the mayor of Ault. Mon, 28 Oct 2013 16:20:24 +0000 22787 at http://wlrn.org Take This State And Shove It: The New Secession Movement