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Tucson/Pima County Aim to Secede from Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz. -- It's the ultimate protest against actions by the Arizona legislature. Secession.

Not from the United States, but from Arizona, making Pima County a separate state.

Some well known Tucsonans are now openly trying to start a secession movement.

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Over the last couple years, Arizona Governor Jan Brewer and State Senate President Russell Pearce have said some things and passed some bills that have made national headlines. To those on the other side of the political aisle, that's not a good thing.

"We're tired of the extremism that's been portrayed to the rest of the country. and we feel we're different down here," said Paul Eckerstrom.

Attorneys Paul Eckerstrom and Peter Hormel believe the people in Pima County have different values.

"We're tired of being last in education funding," said Eckerstrom. "We're tired of our tax mon

Added: Feb-24-2011 
By: Arizona_Patriot
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Tags: Tucson, Pima, County, Aim, Secede, from, Arizona, Limp, Wristed, Lisping, Liberals,
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