Texas has an economy twice the size of New England, but only has 2 senators in this Union compared to the 12 from New England. Alabama, Tennessee, and Georgia have an economy the size of New England, but only have 6 senators in this Union compared to the 12 that come from New England.
New England is only 71,991.8 square miles. Texas is 268,581 square miles. There are 26 million people in Texas compared to 14 million in New England. Yet because of the existence of the Union with New England the whole country is pulled inexorably to the Left of its own center of gravity.
Dissolving the Union is the silver bullet that takes out everything from gay marriage to amnesty for illegal aliens to gun control to abortion to affirmative action to the welfare state.