Reuters: 1 in 4 Americans Open to State Secession

September 19, 2014 – AccordingScreen-Shot-2014-09-22-at-11.19.55-AM to a new poll conducted by Reuters/Ipsos, one in four Americans are open to their home state seceding from the union.

From the article:

“The urge to sever ties with Washington cuts across party lines and regions, though Republicans and residents of rural Western states are generally warmer to the idea than Democrats and Northeasterners, according to the poll.
“Anger with President Barack Obama’s handling of issues ranging from healthcare reform to the rise of Islamic State militants drives some of the feeling, with Republican respondents citing dissatisfaction with his administration as coloring their thinking.”

View the article