I am the President see me smile
“looking with fondness towards a reconciliation with Great Britain…I…would rather be dependent on Great Britain, properly limited, than with any other nation on earth or on no nation”. Thomas Jefferson; August 25 1775
The loss of Texas would be well worth it in order to get rid of the Republican power base.
Getting rid of Texas would be as helpful for America as curing cancer (politically speaking).
Without Republicans, the amount of good we could do is endless.