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Hillary Doesn’t Understand What a Convention of States Actually Is

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at 4:00pm 9/27/2017 at 4:00pm

While making the rounds on her book tour, Hillary Clinton recently sat down with Vox’s Ezra Klein to discuss her failed presidential bid, President Trump, and the challenges currently faced by the Democrat minority. Among those challenges, Clinton warned, is a “radical change” being pursued by forces on the right:

“There’s a...

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Legislators to Meet for First-Ever Simulated Convention of States

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 29, 2016 at 4:00pm 8/29/2016 at 4:00pm
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State legislators from across the country will meet in for a simulated Article V convention of the states for the purpose of proposing amendments to the U.S. Constitution. The gathering, hosted by Citizens for Self-Governance, will take place next month in Colonial Williamsburg,...

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Momentum Builds for Convention of States

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 7:30pm 6/2/2016 at 7:30pm

Last week, Louisiana passed a resolution calling for a Convention of States as described in Article V of the U.S. Constitution. The resolution passed on May 25 with a vote of 62-36, making Louisiana the eighth state to call for a meeting of the states for the purpose of proposing constitutional amendments...

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Republican National Convention Destroyed Biden’s Basement Campaign

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 9:00pm 8/29/2020 at 9:00pm
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I have to hand it the GOP, I did not expect the Republican National Convention to be as effective and good as it was.

It was the greatest show on earth for those four nights, driving home messaging that was extremely damaging to Joe Biden and reaching out to voter groups that...

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DOJ conducting probe into nursing home COVID-19 deaths in four states

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 29, 2020 at 6:00pm 8/29/2020 at 6:00pm
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The U.S. Department of Justice announced it has opened a preliminary inquiry into the COVID-19 nursing home policies of New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Michigan that it says “may have resulted in the deaths of thousands of elderly nursing home residents.”

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Open the States movement declares: “On Friday, the lockdowns end”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, May 19, 2020 at 7:30pm 5/19/2020 at 7:30pm

The repressive, often petty and irrational, lockdown measures implemented in many states and localities has caused a backlash that grows daily.

Increasingly, we see hairdressers, restaurants, gyms, and other small businesses saying they are willing to risk arrest in order to reopen and save their businesses. People who normally obey the law...

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DNC Launches ‘Battleground Build Up 2020’ to Target States Trump Won in 2016

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 24, 2020 at 11:00am 1/24/2020 at 11:00am

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) recently launched “The Battleground Build Up 2020” to focus on the key states President Donald Trump won in 2016.

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DNC Chooses Milwaukee for 2020 Convention Over Miami and Houston

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, March 11, 2019 at 1:00pm 3/11/2019 at 1:00pm
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I guess the Democrats have learned something from failed Democrat presidential Hillary Clinton. Do not ignore Wisconsin!

The Democrat National Committee (DNC) finally decided on the city to host its 2020 convention: Milwaukee, WI.

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Plan to split California into three states qualifies for November ballot

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 4:35pm 6/13/2018 at 4:35pm
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I noted earlier this year that voters across California might have the chance to decide in November on a proposal to split up the Golden State into three new ones.
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No, The NRA Is Not Banning Guns At Its Convention (Updated)

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 29, 2018 at 6:00pm 4/29/2018 at 6:00pm

Despite the knowledge that a growing number of Americans deem the media untrustworthy and consider much of what is reported as #FakeNews, the leftist and mainstream media just can’t seem to help themselves.

They are whipping themselves into a frenzy over an NRA flier and further exploiting the Parkland shooting in their...

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Texas Becomes 11th State to Call for Article V Convention

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 7:00am 5/6/2017 at 7:00am
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On Thursday, May 4, 2017, the Texas legislature passed a resolution calling for a Convention of States for the purpose of proposing amendments to the U.S. Constitution. The resolution (SJR2), having a total of 72 co-authors, was passed 217 to 213 as nearly 250 supporters watched from the Gallery.

The resolution comes after the...

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Israeli flag burners at Dem Convention are our common enemy

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 28, 2016 at 4:00pm 7/28/2016 at 4:00pm

The burning of an Israeli flag outside the Democratic National Convention has received a fair amount of press.

There’s a bigger point here, one I have made many, many times before.

The Leftist-Islamist coalition which hates and wants to destroy Israel also hates and wants to destroy the United States.

Israel’s fight is our...

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Facing a Tough Reelection, Mia Love to Skip Republican National Convention

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, June 26, 2016 at 3:00pm 6/26/2016 at 3:00pm
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Between the dust-up over Mia B. Love (R-UT) using taxpayer money ($1,160) to attend the White House Correspondence Dinner and...

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Bernie Sanders sets up nasty Dem Convention fight over Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 11:30am 6/1/2016 at 11:30am
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Bernie Sanders made some waves recently by putting two well-known anti-Israel polemicists on the Democratic Party platform committee, Cornel West and James Zogby.

It looks like a platform fight over Israel is in the offing, A Split Over Israel Threatens the Democrats’ Hopes for Unity:

A bitter divide over the Middle East could...

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Rubio Wants to Hold Delegates for Contested Convention

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 8:30am 3/31/2016 at 8:30am

Marco Rubio may have suspended his presidential campaign but he’s still having an impact on the Republican primary process. He wants to hold onto his delegates for a contested convention and as usual, it’s all about Trump.

NBC News reports:

Rubio Makes Unprecedented Bid to Keep Delegates for Contested Convention

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TX Gov Greg Abbott has plan to return power to the States

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 12:30pm 1/9/2016 at 12:30pm

Now that Texas governor Greg Abbott has been in office for a while, it’s easy to see why he beat Wendy Davis so handily. Abbott is pushing back against what he, and many others, see as an overreaching federal government.

The Dallas Morning News reports:

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott calls for Convention of...

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Partial victory over anti-Israel efforts at 2014 MLA Convention shows battle winnable

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 4:15pm 1/12/2014 at 4:15pm

[WAJ Note: We covered the Modern Language Association anti-Israel effort from afar, gathering tweets from those in the room, including Joel Griffith.  I thought it would be helpful for readers to hear directly from Joel, and he kindly agreed to write a post. Joel paid to join MLA just so he...

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