3 Californias

In November, California voters will vote on splitting the state into three states. In my opinion, it is an effort to increase the Republican vote and gerrymander a state for partisan purposes. The GOP gerrymander Congressional districts and now they seek to expand gerrymandering to the state level. It will never pass.

Carving new states out of old states would not stop with California if the GOP are successful. Cook County could be separated from Illinois and New York City from New York State. Even here in Utah, Democratic Salt Lake City could make a case for separation from the heavily Republican remainder of the state.

Trump must go