The following applications for an Article V convention (A5C) have been pending in the South Carolina House Judiciary Committee since early January. A hearing is scheduled for the Term Limits application on Tuesday: H 3166 (Term Limits) – Hearing Tuesday 4/30/19 @ 2:30 pm Eastern. H 3125 (COSP) – Hearing not yet ...URGENT BLAST ALERT against South Carolina H 3166 (Term Limits) & more — Hearing Tuesday!">Read more Comments Off on URGENT BLAST ALERT against South Carolina H 3166 (Term Limits) & more — Hearing Tuesday!
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The John Birch Society by Kristin Stockheimer Since 1787, the U.S. Constitution has protected our God-given individual freedoms, such as freedom of speech, the right to bear arms, the right to a fair trial, freedom of religion, and provided the fundamentals of the America we love. Unfortunately, there have been ...Read more Comments Off on Prepare for Con-Con Rescissions!
One of the silliest of the many unsupported claims made by those lobbying for an Article V convention is that our Framers said that when the federal government violates the Constitution, the remedy is to amend the Constitution.1 It shouldn’t be necessary to point out that their claim makes as much sense ...Read more Comments Off on What the Framers really said about the purpose of amendments to our Constitution
“Oh, what a tangled web we weave, when first we practise to deceive!” — Walter Scott Overview 2018 proved to be a horrible legislative year for the convention lobby. It measures its success by the number of State Legislatures it cajoles into passing applications asking Congress to call a ...Read more Comments Off on Con-con lobby’s new strategy exposes a tangled web
The supremacy clause at Article VI, clause 2, US Constitution, says: “This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof; and all Treaties made, or which shall be made, under the Authority of the United States, shall be the supreme Law of the Land; ...Read more Comments Off on The “Compact” Gimmick to circumvent the Powers granted to Congress by Article V
Mark Meckler, President of Convention of States Project (COSP), has spent much time and money over the past five years lobbying state legislators to support an Article V convention. Meckler says the only way to rein in an abusive federal government is with amendments; and the only way ...Read more Comments Off on Meckler tells state legislators what they need to hear to get what he wants
Whether States should ask Congress to call a convention under Article V of our federal Constitution is one of the most important issues of our time. The Delegates to such a convention, as Sovereign Representatives of The People, have the power to throw off the Constitution we have and ...Read more Comments Off on Honest discourse about Article V convention needed
Editor’s Note: Posted on behalf of Publius Huldah. Published on Apr 8, 2018 by Jason Gillman Publius Huldah speaks at the MiCPAC (Michigan Conservative Political Action Conference) in Holt Michigan April 07, 2018. The event is an annual gathering operated by the Michigan Conservative Union, an organization promoting conservative values ...Read more Comments Off on Publius Huldah speaks at the Michigan Conservative Political Action Conference (MiCPAC), Holt Michigan.