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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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Apocalypse Soon? Are Dems on verge of being unable to stop Constitutional Amendments?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 12, 2016 at 8:55pm 11/12/2016 at 8:55pm
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Several days ago I published Democrats devastated at state level in 2016 elections:

In the past 8 years Republicans have made devastating gains at the state level, taking over numerous state houses and other statewide offices, and state legislatures. It’s been the equivalent of washing the sand out from under the Democratic political house, depriving...

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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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