Its organizer, Menlo Park venture capitalist Timothy Draper, said in July “that his proposed voter initiative to break California into six states has enough support to qualify for the 2016 ballot”. No official announcement yet’s been made that the claimed 1.3 million signatures that were received will cause the Initiative to make the election. Continue reading
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: July 15, 2014
Measure Should Qualify for the November 2016 Statewide Ballot
SACRAMENTO, CA — Supporters of the Six Californias Initiative today submitted 1.3 million signatures in counties around the state, more than enough to qualify the measure for the November 2016 statewide ballot.
“Today, we turn in 1.3 million signatures that say we are ready to make a change,” said Six Californias proponent Timothy C. Draper. “Six Californias gives us an opportunity to reboot and refresh our state government. We are ready to create six more responsive, representative governments, more sympathetic governments, more modern governments, more service oriented governments.” Continue reading