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Vietnam vet: Everyone agrees something's wrong, and we need to fix it

Published in Blog on October 15, 2019 by Convention Of States

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Daniel Gumbert served in the U.S. Air Force for 20 years and is a veteran of the Gulf War and the Vietnam War. He spoke recently at a Wisconsin committee hearing in favor of the Convention of States resolution, and he explained to the members how a Convention of States can both defend the Constitution and solve many of our country's problems. 

"The Constitution means a lot to the veterans, and we will defend it," he said. "I've spoken to 10,000 people in this state. Everyone agrees there's something wrong. People need to take back this country." 

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