Many people, possibly even including recent Texas governors, think that Texas has a right to secede from the Union.
Does it, or does it not?
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The U. S. Supreme Court ruled in 1869 that states may not unilaterally secede. The state litigant in the case was Texas. See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Texas_v._White