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Why Is The Current US Constitution Not Up-To-Date?

Why should we force a national constitutional convention?  The present US Constitution is a living document.  It was intended by the Framers that the US Constitution be periodically amended as needed.  One whole article, Article Five, describes the methods by … Continue reading

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So, How To Pick Delegates to a New National Constitutional Convention?

This is the single most difficult part of calling for a new constitutional convention. There are so many different and opposed factions in our society now. Many of these factions are fanatically opposed to the viewpoints of other factions. I … Continue reading

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How Can A New Constitutional Convention Be Called?

The methods for changing the US Constitution are spelled out in Article 5 of the Constitution.  Most of us are aware that if two-thirds of the members of both houses of the US Congress approve, the Congress can propose an … Continue reading

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What Should Be in the US Constitution That Isn’t Already There?

The United States Constitution needs revision.  There is much about the Constitution that needs to be added and changed, but for now let us consider only one basic right that isn’t being adequately protected in the Constitution. The US Constitution … Continue reading

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What’s Wrong With the Constitution?

Why do we need to rewrite the United States Constitution?  Why can’t we fix the one we already have?  Could we not amend the current plan of government we have used for the past two centuries, and make it work … Continue reading

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Is It Time for a New Constitutional Convention?

People, and I mean “We the People,” we need to take charge of our country again!  The current government is not working for us anymore.  The nation’s politics have become bogged down into a hyperpolarized, vapor locked, and ineffective stalemate.   … Continue reading

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The 2010 Mid-Term Elections

I can’t believe that just two years after electing a Democrat President that we as a nation are preparing to turn control of Congress back to the very same party that served us so poorly.  The Republican party has done … Continue reading

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