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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:

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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.

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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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Obama Admin to Regulate Payday Loans

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Posted by    Thursday, June 2, 2016 at 4:00pm 6/2/2016 at 4:00pm

The nation’s payday and auto title lenders are now the latest target of the Obama administration in an effort to transform the relationship between private lending companies, their borrowers, and the government. For the very first time, high-interest lending companies will face regulations set forth by the federal government.

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Trump Becomes the Democrats’ Sharpest Weapon

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Posted by    Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 10:00am 5/5/2016 at 10:00am

As we’ve seen for months, the burning question thrown at Republican candidates around the nation has been, “Will you support Donald Trump if he’s the nominee?” Democrats and media alike have worked to tie republican...

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High School Demands End to Off-Campus Christian Lunch Group

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Posted by    Saturday, April 16, 2016 at 10:30am 4/16/2016 at 10:30am

In what some might be the next standoff over religious liberty, a high school near Madison, Wisconsin is at odds with an off-campus student lunch group over the right to hold free, Jesus-themed lunches.

Fox News explains:

[Middleton] high school allows students to eat lunch off-campus. In 2014 a small group of parents began meeting with their...

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Chinese Espionage Case Indicative of Systemic Problem in U.S. Navy

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Posted by    Thursday, April 14, 2016 at 2:30pm 4/14/2016 at 2:30pm

A career U.S. naval officer with an extensive background in signals intelligence has been accused of mishandling and passing on sensitive information to the Chinese and Taiwanese governments.

charge sheet released Friday revealed that Lt. Cmdr. Edward C. Lin, 39, faces several counts of espionage and attempted espionage “with intent or reason to...

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Cruz Kicks Off Women for Cruz Coalition in Madison, WI

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at 5:30pm 3/30/2016 at 5:30pm

On Tuesday morning, Ted Cruz kicked off a Women for Cruz coalition in the liberal stronghold of Madison, Wisconsin. The senator was joined by his wife Heidi, mother Eleanor, and former presidential candidate Carly Fiorina for a conversation on issues considered important to women.

In a change of pace from prior events, Cruz g...

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FBI May Not Need Apple’s Help After All

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 8:30am 3/23/2016 at 8:30am

One day before Apple and prosecutors were to face off in court, the U.S. Department of Justice was granted a request to cancel the Tuesday hearing on whether Apple should assist the FBI in bypassing security measures in a locked iPhone used by a San Bernardino terrorist.

The hearing was cancelled by U.S....

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Will WhatsApp Be Government’s Next Target?

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Posted by    Thursday, March 17, 2016 at 1:00pm 3/17/2016 at 1:00pm

As the nation watches the FBI battle Apple in court over access to a terrorist’s iPhone data, a conflict with another Silicon Valley company simmers in the background.

With over a billion users, the Facebook-owned mobile app WhatsApp is one of the world’s largest messaging platforms and allows users to send text messages and make phone...

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Santorum at CPAC: Conservative Populism is Reaganism

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Posted by    Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 12:30pm 3/5/2016 at 12:30pm

In his speech Thursday at CPAC, Rick Santorum spent much of his time describing to the crowd what he believes everyday, blue-collar Republican is feeling. While much of the party as a whole is frightened over the possibility of a Trump nomination, Santorum stressed to CPAC that the blue-collar conservative has been worried about not just the party,...

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The IRS Hack Keeps Getting Worse

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 10:00am 3/2/2016 at 10:00am

In early 2014, the Internal Revenue Service launched a new feature on its website referred to as ‘Get Transcript.’ This feature allowed taxpayers to view and download their transcript, or a document that lists most line items on a tax return and includes accompanying forms and schedules.

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China Deploys Fighter Jets to Contested Island in South China Sea

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Posted by    Thursday, February 25, 2016 at 4:15pm 2/25/2016 at 4:15pm

On Fox News Tuesday, U.S. officials announced China has deployed a series of fighter jets to a contested island in the South China Sea known as Woody Island. The news comes little more than a week after surface to air missiles were spotted via satellite on the same island.

Officials said U.S. intelligence has seen both...

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Did China Deploy Anti-Aircraft Missiles to Disputed Island?

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Posted by    Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 7:20pm 2/18/2016 at 7:20pm

China has deployed an advanced anti-aircraft missile system to a contested island in the South China Sea, Pentagon officials confirmed on Tuesday. The news came as President Obama concluded a two-day conference at the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) in Sunnylands, California.

Satellite images from February 14 show several HQ-9 missile launchers lined along the...

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British Teen Arrested in Connection With U.S. Government Hacks

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Posted by    Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 10:30am 2/13/2016 at 10:30am

With the help of the FBI, British officials arrested a teen they believe may have ties to a series of hacks targeting the U.S. government and high level officials.

The 16-year-old was arrested in the East Midlands, U.K. on Tuesday and has been accused of having connections to the hack of CIA Director...

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Anti-Israel hackers release info on over half of all FBI employees

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Posted by    Thursday, February 11, 2016 at 8:30am 2/11/2016 at 8:30am
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Following through with a threat made last week, a group of hackers released data pertaining to as many as 30,000 federal government employees.

Hacktivists released the information in two waves via a Twitter account by the name of @DotGovs. The data was posted on the encrypted text-sharing website by the name of Cryptobank. The first release...

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