New California (offically the New Californian Republic, often abbreviated to NCR) is a fairly larve, democratic federation based in California, with holdings in Nevada, Oregon, Mexco (Baja) and along the Colorado River. The NCR emphasizes and claims to support a myriad of old world values such as democracy, personal liberty, and the rule of law. It also strives to restore the general order of the wasteland the improvment and the development of infrastructure and economic systems, and a basic common peace between the people. Though appearing to be the benvolent entity of governance, the ability to control the land it claims to protect, the fidelity of those who live under their role, and the widespred corruption within their political system hasbeen questioned by many, without a clear response by the NCR themselves.
New California was born from the survivors of Vault 15. They soon founded the town of Shady Sands after emerging in 2141. After several decades of excellent trade and a movment for national unity Shady Sands formed the New Californian Republic. In 2189 the congress voted to form five states and leave the remaining land as territories. These states became known as the core region and are as followed Shady Sands, Los Angeles, Maxson, The Hub, and Dayglow. In 2277 the NCR had her sight on making her Nevadan territories a sixth state by annexing the city of New Vegas.