Mary Anna (23 Feb 2013)
"TEXAS PREPS FOR GOING IT ALONE Proposal considers collapse of U.S. and how Lone Star state would survive"

Texas was its own nation before joining the United States, and many jokes have been made about some Texans still not recognizing that ³other government² with which it now is affiliated.

But lawmakers there are drawing attention by considering a law that would have Texas review how it would respond should the U.S. government no longer be there to send federal tax revenue back to the state.