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Is Baja Arizona viable as its own state?

Once the laughing stops about the effort to create America’s 51st state out of all or a portion of Arizona that lies south of the Gila River….people start asking….is this really feasible? Consider that just Pima County alone with a … Continue reading

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Baja Arizona…a basic primer on America’s 51st (maybe) state

Baja Arizona started off as a joke in the Frumious Bandersnatch 46 years ago…could this be the first state that started with a joke? Press Release February 22, 2011: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Start Our State (SOS) has been formally established … Continue reading

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Farce as reality: Baja Arizona, the 51st state?

E. J. Montini writes an excellent column in the Arizona Republic. He muses on the movement to Free Baja Arizona… Farce as reality: Baja Arizona, the 51st state? by E. J. Montini, columnist – Feb. 27, 2011 12:00 AM The … Continue reading

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From Forbes: “Baja Arizona might not become a new state, but it certainly shows a more moderate state of mind.”

Osha Gray Davidson writes in Forbes “Even so, Baja Arizona may succeed in another way. The secessionist movement sends a powerful message to prospective businesses that the region is different from the butt of late-night talk shows to the north. Baja … Continue reading

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Channel 9 reports 51st state Baja Arizona idea gets strong reactions from sheriffs

From KGUN Channel 9 Tucson: 51st state idea gets strong reactions from sheriffs Posted: Feb 25, 2011 6:12 PM MST Updated: Feb 25, 2011 6:14 PM MST Reporter: Claire Doan TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) – Whether it’s a political ploy or political … Continue reading

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Is Baja Arizona silly? Maybe…but it beats the alternatives to deal with our frustration about the Maricopa agenda

From Forbes: Will Baja Arizona Become the 51st State? Even so, Baja Arizona may succeed in another way. The secessionist movement sends a powerful message to prospective businesses that the region is different from the butt of late-night talk shows … Continue reading

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America’s 51st state… movement starts to Free Baja Arizona

Baja Arizona started off as a joke in the Frumious Bandersnatch 46 years ago…could this be the first state that started with a joke? Press Release February 22, 2011: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Start Our State (SOS) has been formally established … Continue reading

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