secession http://ijpr.org en Modoc County Votes To Secede http://ijpr.org/post/modoc-county-votes-secede <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Modoc County California officials have joined Siskiyou County in voting to secede from the state. The Redding Record-Searchlight reports supervisors voted unanimously yesterday (Tuesday) in favor of secession. The vote comes just weeks after neighboring Siskiyou County supervisors began the movement.</p><p>The goal is to form the new State of Jefferson and include part of Southern Oregon. Some of the residents in the counties along the California-Oregon boarder feel that those in the urban centers of state government ignor their needs.</p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 13:47:30 +0000 Barbara Dellenback 475 at http://ijpr.org Modoc County Votes To Secede Siskiyou Secession Talk http://ijpr.org/post/siskiyou-secession-talk <p>The "State of Jefferson" concept never translated into an actual state, but the idea is alive and well.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.co.siskiyou.ca.us/BOS/BOS.aspx" target="_blank"><strong>Siskiyou County Supervisors</strong></a> recently voted to pursue seceding from California, due to frustrations with a perceived lack of attention from the federal and state governments.&nbsp; How far will it go?&nbsp; You'll hear from supervisors pro and con.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 23:15:52 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 233 at http://ijpr.org Siskiyou Secession Talk VENTSday-Nullification + Tobacco Sales To Minors http://ijpr.org/post/ventsday-nullification-tobacco-sales-minors <p>We do not schedule guests for Wednesday at 8:30, because that's the time for VENTSday, your chance to vent (politely, please) on a pair of topics in the news.&nbsp; We bring the topics, you bring the opinions.&nbsp; It's VENTSday on The Jefferson Exchange, and you participate by calling 1-800-838-3760 or 541-552-6782 or emailing <a href="mailto:jx@jeffnet.org?subject=VENTS%20Sept%2011"><strong>JX@jeffnet.org.</strong></a><br>THIS WEEK:<br>+Nullification of federal and state laws by state &amp; local officials<br>+Tobacco sales to minors and how to stop them</p><p> Tue, 10 Sep 2013 23:11:29 +0000 Geoffrey Riley & Charlotte Duren 232 at http://ijpr.org VENTSday-Nullification + Tobacco Sales To Minors