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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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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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If we could have an amendment that required states to receive back from the Federal government what they put in I'd happily shed the 'State of Jefferson' from California. I'm sick of subsidizing those type of people. 5 years ago from a Green in Brisbane, CA
No this will add another 10 Democratic senators in Washington. 5 years ago from a Republican in San Diego, CA
Allowing for greater divisions within the state can only result in more chaos and room for increasing treachery. 5 years ago from a Republican in Signal Hill, CA
I haven't thought through the issue enough to have a position. i'm open to the idea, but not unless it benefits all people in all states that are created. 5 years ago from a Libertarian in Canoga Park, 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
Up for debate, replacing the state government would cut the bureaucracy, but however doing this for political gain on the national level is unethical and there is no evidence that the representation of the people (not political party) will be properly... 5 years ago from a Republican in Brisbane, 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... 5 years ago from a Democrat in Oakland, CA
No, this about skewing electoral votes for Republicans. 5 years ago from a Socialist in San Anselmo, CA
State Choice first, then congress vote for it, whatever turns up I will respect with no issues. I would tell my congressmen not to vote for it. 5 years ago from a Republican in Brisbane, CA
CA should be split up and have total reform brought to the state including deportation for illegals while putting them into a data base never allowing them passage to our country again for breaking our law. They should be treated like a felon. The... 5 years ago from a Republican in Campbell, CA