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Why Conservatives Need to Amend the Constitution Now by...

Published in Objections Volunteer Resources on April 05, 2019 by Kyle Key

What do the John Birch Society, Eagle Forum, Common Cause, and Planned Parenthood have in common? David Horowitz explains in this article, as well as offers his support for Convention of States.

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Defying Conventional Wisdom: The Constitution Was Not The...

Published in Objections on November 20, 2019 by Convention Of States Project

Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Volume 40, Number 1, April 2017. Defying Conventional Wisdom: The Constitution Was Not The Product of a Runaway Convention By Michael Farris

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We Know the Rules, Congress Does Not Control a Convention...

Published in Grassroots Library Objections on July 31, 2017 by Unknown

Two false claims have been peddled by Convention of States opponents in recent months: 1) we cannot know the rules that would govern a convention and 2) Congress would control the rule making process. Both of these claims contradict known history and established convention precedent.

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Is "Nullification" the Answer?

Published in Grassroots Library Objections on July 31, 2017 by Unknown

Some conservative groups have argued that the Tenth Amendment allows an individual state to “nullify” any federal law that exceeds the enumerated powers delegated to the federal government under the Constitution. It is important to examine this claim carefully as we evaluate our options in addressing the current crisis of a runaway...

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What if Congress Refuses to Call an Article V Convention?

Published in Grassroots Library Objections on July 31, 2017 by Unknown

Some have suggested that Congress might simply refuse to call an Article V Convention of the States, even if it receives 34 applications from state legislatures for a convention. While we agree that Congress is generally disinclined to relinquish its own power (which is precisely why an Article V Convention is necessary), it is a...

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The Liberal Establishment’s Disinformation Campaign...

Published in Objections on July 18, 2017 by Convention Of States Project

This article by Professor Rob Natelson explains how the first Article V movement was hindered by an intentional misinformation campaign to promote fear of using the Founders' tool to limit the federal government.

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An Open Letter Concerning the Second Amendment and the...

Published in Objections Surge Article on April 05, 2019 by Convention Of States Project

Charles J. Cooper, a long-time constitutional law litigator for the NRA, outlines in this article why a Convention of States poses no threat to the Second Amendment.

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Five Myths about an Article V Convention

Published in Objections Surge Article on April 05, 2019 by Convention Of States Project

Many myths surround the Article V process. Rita Dunaway puts five of the most common to rest in this article.

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Is “Nullification” the Answer?

Published in Objections on July 18, 2017 by Convention Of States Project

If you’ve been wondering about state nullification of federal laws, you’ll want to read this document.

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Can we trust the constitution? Answering the “Runaway...

Published in Objections Surge Article on April 05, 2019 by Convention Of States Project

As Michael Farris explains in this article, the 1787 Constitutional Convention did not "run away" because the delegates followed the instructions from their state legislatures.

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