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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.
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Constitutional Reform
July 24, 2017
By David Guldenschuh
The federal government is incapable of fixing itself. Another mechanism is needed.
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Constitutional Reform
May 26, 2016
By David Guldenschuh
The Louisiana House of Representatives approved Senate Concurrent Resolution 52 on Wednesday afternoon, by a vote of 62 to 36.
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Constitutional Reform
Government Spending
May 11, 2016
By David Guldenschuh
Heartland Institute Experts Comment on Louisiana Senate’sApproval of Article V Convention ApplicationThe Louisiana Senate approved Senate Concurrent Resolution 52 (SCR 52) on Monday afternoon by a vote of 29 to 6.
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Constitutional Reform
Government Spending
Constitutional Reform
April 27, 2016
By Rob Natelson, David Guldenschuh, Jesse Hathaway
The Oklahoma state Senate on Tuesday afternoon approved by a 30 to 16 vote Senate Joint Resolution 4, a combined application for an Article V convention backed by the Balanced Budget Amendment Task Force and Convention of States.
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Constitutional Reform
Government Spending
April 22, 2016
By David Guldenschuh, Jesse Hathaway
The Missouri House of Representatives approved House Concurrent Resolution 64 on Thursday by a vote of 105-43. HCR 64 is Missouri's application for an Article V convention. It's backed by Convention of States.
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Constitutional Reform
Government Spending
April 19, 2016
By Jesse Hathaway, David Guldenschuh
On Monday, April 18, the Oklahoma House of Representatives approved by a 57–33 vote Senate Joint Resolution 4 (SJR 4), a combined application for an Article V convention.
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Constitutional Reform
Government Spending
March 15, 2016
By David Guldenschuh, Rob Natelson
West Virginia on Saturday became the 28th state in the nation to approve an application for an Article V convention of the states. The House of Delegates approved House Concurrent Resolution 36 on Friday evening by a vote of 66 to 27.
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Constitutional Reform
Government Spending
March 9, 2016
By David Guldenschuh
State Would Invoke an Article V Convention of the States to Rein in CongressThe Utah House of Representatives on Monday evening approved a resolution calling for an Article V convention for the purpose of imposing term limits on members of Congress.
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Taxes
Government Spending
Constitutional Reform
March 2, 2016
By David Guldenschuh, Jesse Hathaway
The Indiana House of Representatives approved Senate Joint Resolution 14 – an application for an Article V convention backed by Convention of States – on Monday evening by a vote of 63 to 31.
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Constitutional Reform
Government Spending
Constitutional Reform
 

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