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The runaway convention or proving a preposterous negative
Aaron B. Wildavsky
1983 by Taxpayers" Foundation .
Written in English
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For years, the John Birch Society (JBS) has lied about an Article V Convention. One of the biggest JBS Lies is the Constitutional Convention held in Philadelphia, PA from May until September, was a "runaway" convention.
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The current situation is precisely what the Founders feared, and they gave us a solution we have a duty to use. Convention was the one stated in the Annapolis Convention resolution: “to ren-der the constitution of the Federal Government adequate for the exigencies of the Union.” Congress voted to endorse this Convention on Febru It did not purport to “call” the Convention or give instructions to the delegates.
It merely proclaimed that. Nick Dranias of the Goldwater Institute — one of the more energetic proponents of an Article V convention — published an on-line pamphlet called “10 Facts to Rebut the Mythology of a Runaway Convention.” His leaflet is pretty typical of the argumentation addressing skeptics of a constitutional convention.
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In many cases the Oxford references prove to be puzzling rabbit trails leading nowhere, simply diversions. The critics are correct, then, that a Convention of States is a long shot. But the truth of this first critique undermines the second objection—that a Convention of States would become a “runaway convention,” in which rogue delegates hijack the agenda, Author: Tom Lindsay.
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Because convention opponents, mostly on the right, have for many years used the runaway convention argument to instill public fears about using the constitutional option of an Article V : Joel Hirschhorn. Start studying Chapter 14 and 15 Honors.
Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. States debate Article V convention. That is preposterous, and it shows either a complete ignorance of constitutional history or a blatant attempt to deceive.
One of the other main reasons. In 10 years, I hope someone generates a wonderfully preposterous factoid on all the benefits that have accrued to Boston ever since the DNC came to town.
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If ALEC succeeds in rewriting the constitution to mandate a. Feb. 29, Article V of the U.S. Constitution states (my italics): “The Congress, whenever two thirds of both Houses shall deem it necessary, shall propose Amendments to this Constitution, or, on the Application of the Legislatures of two thirds of the several States, shall call a Convention for proposing Amendments, which, in either Case, shall be valid to all Intents and Purposes, as.
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