As a 5th generation Texan I do not support succession from a government and a country I think has been great to me. And I think these people that promote this are nothing but meager idealist with short sighted views
And $2,350 sounds more punitive and covering administrative expenses.
As a practical matter there's probably not much the US could do about it if the person refused to pay, except perhaps refuse entry if the person ever decided to return for a visit.
Don't be a grammar nazi - Marcus Aurelius, Meditations, Book 1 #7
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