A spokeswoman for Gov. Robert Bentley said today that the governor would not support a petition for Alabama to secede from the U.S. government, saying states should work together to build a better nation.
Bentley, a Tuscaloosa Republican, was responding to a petition filed Friday on the White House web site. The document gained more than 20,000 signatures as of Tuesday night, approaching the threshold of 25,000 signatures that would trigger an official response from the Obama administration.
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