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California primary voters considered a ballot question to be added to the general election for referendum. That is, more or less, Should the state be divided in three, creating three separate sovereign states?

Since then I have read of much excitement over the prospect of adding (4) four US senators and (3) three representatives ("for Dems") to the US House. Why? Because ##Mental disorder is a communicable disease.

Article IV, Sec. 3

New states may be admitted by the Congress into this union; but no new states shall be formed or erected within the jurisdiction of any other state; nor any state be formed by the junction of two or more states, or parts of states, without the consent of the legislatures of the states concerned as well as of the Congress.
The Permanent Apportionment Act of 1929 June 11
On this date, the House passed the Permanent Apportionment Act of 1929, fixing the number of Representatives at 435.
Franklin vs Massachusettes (91-1502), 505 U.S. 788 (1992)
Not so fast, Mr President
When these um "structural" hurdles are vanquished with the assistance of the States assembled, if am alive, I will look forward with interest to re-calculation of electors to teh college wut robbed Who?

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Sat Jun 16th, 2018 at 10:00:48 PM EST
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