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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
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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. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Pasadena, CA
No, because any secession from the Union is treason, regardless of the reasons. There are better ways to solve our problem of being under-represented in the Senate and the issues with governmental services going at the pace of a sleepy tortoise than... 5 years ago from a Green in Toluca Lake, CA
I don't know, and in fact I did not know this is a possibility. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Marina, CA
Yes but I can only speak for my area separating. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Hayfork, CA
Abolish all borders. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Pasadena, CA
The lunatic fringe need to be allowed to destroy San Diego, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Sacramento and leave the rest of us alone. 5 years ago from a Republican in Taft, CA
Three separate states would be viable. Northern, Central and Southern / Coastal. 5 years ago from a Republican in Turlock, CA
Three states makes sense, six does not. 5 years ago from a Republican in Berkeley, CA
Two states at best. Clearly, there are a substantial number of counties within the state that are underrepresented but dividing the state into six separate states probably would not be a good idea. 5 years ago from a Republican in Cutten, CA