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The Congress, whenever two thirds of both houses shall deem it necessary, shall propose amendments to this Constitution, or, on the application of the legislatures of two thirds of the several states, shall call a convention for proposing amendments, which, in either case, shall be valid to all intents and
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Former US Senator from South Carlina and former president of The Heritage Foundation Jim DeMint has been held up by conservatives as something of a poster boy for conservatism, but his record is anything but that.  Now, he is pushing for a Balanced Budget Amendment via an Article V convention to
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“…of those men who have overturned the liberties of republics, the greatest number have begun their career by paying an obsequious court to the people; commencing demagogues, and ending tyrants.” Federalist No. 1 (5th para), Alexander Hamilton. Those who have read Article I, §8, clauses 1-16 of our federal Constitution
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Christian pastor and author Matt Trewhella, echoed my sentiments before my own state representatives a couple of years ago, when he confronted his representatives on Tuesday concerning their contemplation of submitting an Article V application to the central government. In doing so, he called on them not to hide behind
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On Wednesday, New Mexico rescinded all previous resolutions from decades ago that call for an Article V Constitutional Convention to amend the US Constitution. According to resolution, which was introduced by Speaker of the House Brian Egolf (D), joint resolutions passed in 1951, 1965, and 1976 that made an application
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Article V convention supporters seem to think they are oh! so clever when they accuse those of us who oppose an Article V convention of “fear mongering.” Well, I graduated from “fearfulness” long ago – now I’m in the HORROR stage: Under the North American Union (NAU), Canada, the United
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The idea of an Article V convention seems to be gaining momentum across the country.  According to the constitution, an Article V convention is the process by which both houses of Congress propose amendments which then must be ratified by three fourths of the state’s legislatures in order for them to become adopted.
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In the first installment, I described the heated national debate about an Article V constitutional convention, or ‘ConCon’, being pushed by liberal and conservative groups.  Today, I am so thrilled that I can hardly contain myself.  My article tomorrow, entitled ‘Donald Trump and Mark Meckler, You Can Change Everything,’ will
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An Article V convention to amend the U.S. Constitution (‘ConCon’) can only end in disaster, destroying the republic left to us by the framers. The Constitution for the United States is the “supreme Law of the Land,” as We The People stipulate in it. If it seems not to exist,
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If there is an Article V convention, we will lose the Constitution we have, and another Constitution will be imposed. You are not getting both sides of this issue. Throughout the Country, those of us who are warning of the dangers of an Article V convention are marginalized, ridiculed, smeared,
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