A Petition Is Going Around To Combine North And South Dakota And Call It MegaKota

January 9, 2019

Not like this is ever going to happen, but there is a petition going around to try to combine North Dakota and South Dakota. 

According to Argus Leader, more than 3,000 people have signed an online petition asking President Donald Trump to merge North Dakota and South Dakota into a single state called "MegaKota."

Dillan Stewart who is a change.org user from Fargo, North Dakota, started the petition Sunday, and it went viral. He said the reason for the petition is because, "be pretty cool to have a state called MegaKota so yeah." Supporters agree that they just really like the idea of a "MegaKota.