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Distribution of answers submitted by Democrats.
No, there is no evidence that splitting California into 6 separate states will provide any benefits
Yes, California is underrepresented in Washington and this initiative will add more Senators and Congressman to properly represent the state's large and diverse population
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Learn more about Six Californias
Silicon Valley based Technology investor Tim Draper is attempting to collect 1 million signatures to add a proposition to the 2014 California ballot that would split California into 6 Separate States. Each state would create their own new government with 2 Senators representing each on the federal level. Learn more or See recent Six Californias initiative news
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I was not previously aware of this, but generally think it's a good idea. There are many cultures in California & this concept would allow these cultures & the ideas that they foster to be better represented. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Pasadena, CA
I would have to hear the arguments in order to determine a personal stance. 3 years ago from a Democrat in La Jolla, CA
I don't know, and in fact I did not know this is a possibility. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Marina, CA
Yes but I can only speak for my area separating. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Hayfork, CA
Yes, this is an effort by the Silicon Valley elite to create their own state.
Also... good luck with that. 3 years ago from a Democrat in La Mesa, CA
No, California should secede and become its own country. 3 years ago from a Democrat in Buena Park, CA
At first glance I am opposed. I don't know much about the arguments. Also, the American flag would have to be changed to include more stars. That seems like more trouble. Maybe the House and Senate should undergo changes regarding representation and... 3 years ago from a Democrat in Oakland, CA