Petition aims to reduce national debt by selling Montana to Canada

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A petition on Change.org is calling on the United States to sell Montana to Canada to reduce the national debt.

The petition says the state should be sold for $1 trillion. The U.S. national debt is currently $22 trillion.

“We have too much debt and Montana is useless. Just tell them it has beavers or something,” the petition’s page reads.

The goal is to get 10,000 signatures. As of Tuesday evening, it has more than 9,000.