There are more Republicans in California than in any other state in the Union. Bush and Cheney received more votes from California in 2004 than any other state state -- a million more than the next state, Texas.
And perhaps we need to formally announce our complete succession from Norte Mexico and declare our annexation back into the United States once again. Norte Mexico is located along the left coast from Los Angeles up through San Francisco. Obviously Norte Mexico (flush with Mexican Drug Cartel Money) is now using the courts to sue the nearby lands it has yet to conquer.