“Any guesses as to how long it would take for this new ‘state’ to turn to Washington for financial aid?”
These folks might surprise you. They would, I hope, demand the federal government get the illegal aliens of the Mexican Drug Cartels our of our forests. As it is now, our LEO’s do nothing but try to control the situation without the fed’s help.
“Any guesses as to how long it would take for this new ‘state’ to turn to Washington for financial aid? “
Say what? It is the rest of the State that is asking for a federal bailout and spends billions in welfare. The northern part of the State is propably financially sound and doing just fine.
hehe, Alaskans won’t. Their politicians might, but individuals are ruggedly independent (swoon!)