Article below From 2016 - but the issue is heating up again!
The Plain Truth has called for this for ten years. We need to have 75-100 states. This would weaken the big cities control over the Senate, giving back that body of Congress to the majority of Americans!
A multi-millionaire who believes California should be separated into six separate states says he has gathered enough signatures to place it on the ballot in two years.
Venture capitalist Tim Draper, 55, says the Golden State is too large to govern efficiently, and that people living there would be better served by a more localised government.
The technology investor has proposed splitting the state into six: San Diego and Orange County would become South California, Los Angeles and Santa Barbara would make up West California, the Sacramento area would be known as North California, and Bakersfield, Fresno and Stockton would make up Central California.