But can a state really secede from the United States?
Supporters of an unprecedented effort to oust Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker from office said they will turn in more than enough signatures Tuesday to force the Republican into a recall election barely a year into his first term.
First, it was Tea Party protests. Now there are Occupy Wall Street protests in cities around the country, and hundreds of online petitions are being launched every day. The United States seems to be entering a period of increased activism. But do online petitions and protests work?
People are mad, these days. Sometimes for good reasons, sometimes for … questionable reasons.
A western Wisconsin man has been arrested for stealing some petitions to recall state Sen. Sheila Harsdorf.