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July 26, 2016
GOP Issues Blueprint for Tax Reform
House Republicans—led by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Rep.
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September 18, 2017
Convention of States: How the States Meet to Bypass Congress
The idea of a convention of states such as the one scheduled for Phoenix, Arizona on September 12 may be unfamiliar to most people, but similar conventions have gathered throughout American history.
Constitutional Reform
September 12, 2017
PRESS RELEASE: Heartland Institute Scholars Comment on Historic Article V Planning Meeting in Arizona
"This balanced budget amendment planning convention is the proper first step to inform and educate all Americans about the power granted to the states in Article V of the U.S. Constitution." - Neal Schuerer
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Constitutional Reform
September 11, 2017
How a ‘Convention of States’ Could Tweak the Constitution
Representatives of state legislatures from across the nation will converge in Phoenix, Arizona on Sept. 12 to participate in a traditional American institution called a “convention of states.” 
Constitutional Reform
September 11, 2017
Rising From the Political Ashes in Phoenix
In ancient mythology, the phoenix was a symbol of rebirth. As its former life came to an end in a show of flames and spontaneous combustion, a newer, even better life was born from the ashes of its predecessor.
Constitutional Reform
September 8, 2017
House Judiciary Committee Hears Balanced Budget Amendment Testimony
Representatives of the Compact Commission of the Compact for a Balanced Budget, an interstate agency promoting a national constitutional amendment convention resolution, testified before the U.S. House of Representatives’ Judiciary Committee.

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Constitutional Reform
September 18, 2017
By Rob Natelson
The idea of a convention of states such as the one scheduled for Phoenix, Arizona on September 12 may be unfamiliar to most people, but similar conventions have gathered throughout American history.
September 12, 2017
By Neal Schuerer, David L. Applegate, Dalia Marciukaityte, James V. Young
"This balanced budget amendment planning convention is the proper first step to inform and educate all Americans about the power granted to the states in Article V of the U.S. Constitution." - Neal Schuerer
September 11, 2017
By Rob Natelson
Representatives of state legislatures from across the nation will converge in Phoenix, Arizona on Sept. 12 to participate in a traditional American institution called a “convention of states.” 
September 11, 2017
By David Guldenschuh
In ancient mythology, the phoenix was a symbol of rebirth. As its former life came to an end in a show of flames and spontaneous combustion, a newer, even better life was born from the ashes of its predecessor.
September 8, 2017
By Jeff Reynolds
Representatives of the Compact Commission of the Compact for a Balanced Budget, an interstate agency promoting a national constitutional amendment convention resolution, testified before the U.S. House of Representatives’ Judiciary Committee.
September 8, 2017
By S.M. Chavey
Arizona’s legislature will host a national planning session, authorizing rules and procedures for an upcoming future national amendment convention.
August 30, 2017
By Kenneth Artz
The Washington State Court of Appeals ruled the public’s interest in protecting the environment trumps the right to use one’s property.
August 25, 2017
By Kathy Hoekstra
The Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) delivered a blow to a Wisconsin family and opened new questions about Fifth Amendment protections for private property throughout the nation.
August 14, 2017
By Kenneth Artz
The Trump administration is reviewing 27 national monuments, considering shrinking them in size and altering the activities allowed within their borders.
August 10, 2017
By Rob Natelson
Conventions of states, and before Independence of colonies have met frequently over the past three centuries. A “Convention for proposing Amendments” held under the Constitution is a gathering of this type.