• A legendary Silicon Valley investor wants to split California into 3 states, and his proposal just qualified for the November ballot

    2 monthes ago - By Chron

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    A proposal to split California into three states - Northern California, California, and Southern California - has qualified to appear on the ballot in November's general election.
    The measure received more than 400,000 valid signatures, thanks to support from the legendary Silicon Valley investor Tim Draper.
    The rationale is that California is the most populous state in the nation, so having three states would give the people of California three times the number of senators in Washington and allow legislatures to tackle issues closer to home.
    Tim Draper is known...
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  • A legendary Silicon Valley investor wants to split California into three states, and his proposal just qualified for the November ballot

    A legendary Silicon Valley investor wants to split California into three states, and his proposal just qualified for the November ballot

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    A proposal to split California into three states - Northern California, California , and Southern California - has qualified to appear on the ballot in November's general election.
    The measure received more than 400,000 valid signatures, thanks to support from legendary Silicon Valley investor Tim Draper.
    The rationale is: California is the most populous state in the nation. Having three states would give the people of California three times the number of senators in Washington, and allow state legislatures to tackle issues closer to home.
    Tim Draper is known for having crazy ideas - and...
    Read more ...