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Last answered 4 years ago
Distribution of answers submitted by Facebook voters.
No, there is no evidence that splitting California into 6 separate states will provide any benefits
Yes, replacing the California State Government with six smaller state governments will cut bureaucracy and make government services more efficient
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Dec 26, 2013. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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* Data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011)
4 years ago by vox.com
5 years ago by rt.com
Data based on unique submissions (duplicates or multiple submissions are eliminated) per user using a 30-day moving average to reduce daily variance from traffic sources. Totals may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
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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California should secede from the United States, whether it becomes a single new country or several is of little interest. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Santa Clara, CA
Yes, this is an effort by the Silicon Valley elite to create their own state.
Also... good luck with that. 5 years ago from a Democrat in La Mesa, CA
No, California should secede and become its own country. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Buena Park, CA
No, this about skewing electoral votes for Republicans. 5 years ago from a Socialist in San Anselmo, CA
Waiting to see if this would weaken or strengthen our position in Congress. I am so pissed off that people in small states have easy access to their senators while we in California do not. 5 years ago from a Green in San Jose, CA