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July 9, 2019
Colorado Voters Could End TABOR Refunds
The state’s Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights (TABOR) requires the state and local governments to refund excess revenues to residents.
Constitutional Reform
July 3, 2019
Commentary: States Can Spark National Reform with an Article V Convention
Article V of the Constitution provides two methods of amendment.
Constitutional Reform
June 18, 2019
The Founders' Intent
Today our federal government is gridlocked, dysfunctional, and in desperate need of repair.
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Constitutional Reform
June 15, 2019
National Popular Vote Compact Nixed in Nevada, Approved in Oregon
A proposed agreement among states would throw their votes in the Electoral College to the presidential candidate winning the popular vote nationally.
Constitutional Reform
June 11, 2019
The Fork in the Road
We know that any proposal for change, including reforms, will meet with opposition. 
Constitutional Reform
June 4, 2019
The Case for an Article V Convention
When one reviews the culture of the American colonies in the late 18th century and compares it to the United States today, it is surprising that the Constitution that was ratified in 1788 is still largely intact and our republic has survived.

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Constitutional Reform
January 29, 2019
By Joe Barnett
The court’s decision reversed its own 2015 ruling that the textbook lending program was unconstitutional
January 24, 2019
By Joe Barnett
The Montana Supreme Court ruled the state’s education tax credit program unconstitutional
November 27, 2018
By Joe Barnett
Coloradans rejected income tax raises and broadened takings compensation
October 6, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Peter Ferrara, David L. Applegate, Bradley A. Smith, Stephen B. Presser, Neal Schuerer, David Shestokas
"Welcome to the court, Justice Kavanaugh." - Heartland Institute President Tim Huelskamp
August 14, 2018
By Brandon Best
Florida voters will decide in November whether to approve the creation of a constitutional requirement making it more difficult to raise taxes.
July 25, 2018
By Ashley Herzog
Cole County, Missouri Circuit Court Judge Jon Beetem dismissed a lawsuit challenging the General Assembly’s May 2017 approval of a resolution calling on Congress to convene an convention drafting an amendment to impose federal fiscal restraints.
June 12, 2018
By Ashley Herzog
The Missouri General Assembly approved a resolution calling on Congress to organize a national convention for drafting an amendment to the U.S. Constitution to set a limit on the number of terms that a person may be elected to Congress.
May 30, 2018
By Kenneth Artz
The United States Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case concerning the forced provision of public access to private property in rural eastern Pennsylvania that could have a profound impact on property rights across the nation.
May 18, 2018
By Jeff Reynolds
Possession of firearms by law-abiding citizens reduces crime and is key to deterring gun violence, a newly released report says.
May 16, 2018
By Ashley Herzog
Most Michigan voters support calling a convention to propose a constitutional amendment limiting federal spending and power, a new poll finds.