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51 States??

Postby slick4591 » Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:28 am

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Re: 51 States??

Postby Bigfoot » Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:31 am

Never would happen, but depending on how the electoral votes are split, could decide all future elections.
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Re: 51 States??

Postby ALACOWMAN » Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:34 am

Need to do it while Trump's in office...
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Re: 51 States??

Postby dun » Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:36 am

In the 80s they wanted to split the state right down the crest of the Sierra Mountains
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Re: 51 States??

Postby haase » Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:39 am

Maybe they can do that with Illinois, separate Chicago from the rest of the state.
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Re: 51 States??

Postby Bestoutwest » Wed Jan 17, 2018 11:44 am

haase wrote:Maybe they can do that with Illinois, separate Chicago from the rest of the state.


With scenarios like this, I always wonder how it would work out financially. While those portions of the state use a lot of money, they also pour a decent amount in.
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Re: 51 States??

Postby dun » Wed Jan 17, 2018 12:18 pm

Bestoutwest wrote:
haase wrote:Maybe they can do that with Illinois, separate Chicago from the rest of the state.


With scenarios like this, I always wonder how it would work out financially. While those portions of the state use a lot of money, they also pour a decent amount in.

That was the flaw with the california split. All the tax base is on the west side. It got to the point that san diego and northern cal wanted in but they didn;t want san bernardino as part of the east side
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Re: 51 States??

Postby Caustic Burno » Wed Jan 17, 2018 5:24 pm

Bigfoot wrote:Never would happen, but depending on how the electoral votes are split, could decide all future elections.


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