Want your chance to formulate a NATIONAL workers' comp law?
According to the screaming headline on today's Drudge Report, you may get your chance.
Since the mid 1800s some Northern Californians and Southern Oregonians have pushed the idea of a state, to be named either Shasta or Jefferson.
But perhaps they should be thinking bigger. Get your resume ready now for the post of insurance czar for the country of Jefferson. You can help formulate the new workers' comp law there. Better watch out, though. Those Oregonians may try to import their law, a law many California workers won't like.......
Marijuana lung grower's disease will be a covered claim.
While we're at it, we'll hire Jack Bauer as Secretary of Defense.
I've never made a habit of getting my information from Moscow's Izvestia, but that's the source of today's Drudge headline, a prediction by a Russian professor of increasing turmoil and the breakup of the U.S. into regional states that would link the Pacific West together. Here's the link: