"The nation’s newest state, if rural Colorado residents had their way, would be about the size of Vermont but with the population of a small town spread across miles of farmland. There wouldn’t be civil unions for gay couples, legal recreational marijuana, new renewable energy standards, or limits on ammunition magazines.
“Ever since the gold rush, those areas have been places that people rush over, and I think that’s still how people feel — like people are just whizzing past them at 80 miles an hour,” Noel said."
I don’t really think secession is the way to go, but people feel like they’re being pushed to the limit, forced to live with so many immoral and impractical rules and laws.
In the words of our Lord, and later from Abraham Lincoln, “A house divided against itself cannot stand.” But what is the answer? The leadership at the top of our government is so divisive and one sided…