Exactly. I seriously doubt any politician at the state level has the cahones to do anything other than express a symbolic gesture. Politicians these days just aren't cut from the same cloth as they were 250 years ago.
250 years ago they didn't jump on the revolution bandwagon overnight either.
"He who does not think himself worth saving from poverty and ignorance by his own efforts, will hardly be thought worth the efforts of anybody else." -- Frederick Douglass, Self-Made Men (1872)