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California As A Foreign Country?


The "Yes California" movement goes beyond the idea of the State of Jefferson, beyond carving California up into smaller states. 

The Yes California people think California should become a country.  It is already one of the top ten economies in the world all by itself. 

And Louis Marinelli says there are many compelling reasons for California to tell the United States goodbye.  Martinelli, also a state legislative candidate, joins us with the case for secession.  

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Geoffrey Riley is a graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism and has hosted the Jefferson Exchange on JPR since 2009. He's been a broadcaster in the Rogue Valley for more than 35 years, working in both television and radio.