As time went on, with unemployment continue to rise, the US experinced the Second Great Depression. This was met with riots all throughout te US and in some cases armed rebellions. With the US government under pressure the government crashes and is shut down. This was met with the place ment of a military general as head of state until the problems could be fixed. This only angered more people, especially with the new reorganization of states and without say.
This was so the military could control the population with greater effectiveness in each region but would cause an inevitable problem.