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July 15, 2014

Tim Draper submits signatures in bid to split California into six states

Tim Draper, a Silicon Valley venture capitalist, said his campaign will deliver 1.3 million signatures to elections offices around the state this week. Slightly more than 800,000 valid voter signatures are needed to qualify for the ballot. One political consultant says it’s time to take seriously the proposal to carve California into six states.

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