Idaho State Senator Calls Article V Convention Planning Session “A Great Start”



[quote_box_center]Discussing the possibility of amending the U.S. Constitution drew approximately 100 legislators from 32 states, according to an Idaho lawmaker who attended the event. He described it as “a great start.” The lawmakers gathered in Virginia at the Mount Vernon estate of President George Washington.

But, he added, a long process still lies ahead before amendments can even be drafted.

“It went very well, it’s a great start,” said Sen. Marv Hagedorn, R-Meridian. “The most exciting thing for me is that we have a good plan of action. This is not going to happen quickly, and we’re moving forward with full transparency.” Hagedorn was the only member of Idaho’s Legislature to attend the gathering.

Article V of the U.S. Constitution provides two paths by which the Constitution can be amended. One is through two-thirds of both chambers of the U.S. Congress authorizing an amendment, followed by ratification by three-fourths of the states. The other begins at the state level, where two-thirds of all the legislatures ask Congress to call “a convention for proposing amendments.”

In the latter scenario, states would send delegates to this convention to propose amendments. Then, three-fourths of the states would have to ratify any amendments approved by the convention, either by a vote of the legislatures or through special ratifying conventions.[/quote_box_center]

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  1. Jan R. Young

    January 4, 2014 at 1:11 pm

    Impeach Pelousy first and we’ll read it in a couple of years and see if was legal!!

  2. sickntired

    January 4, 2014 at 1:44 pm

    What exactly is it that they want to amend??

    • Duke Williams

      January 4, 2014 at 8:42 pm

      Take a wild guess……maybe like no term limits for Obama……and other liberal progressive agendas

      • sickntired

        January 5, 2014 at 4:36 pm

        I think there should be term limits for ALL of them! They should only have benefits while in office, have to pay for their own medical etc…

  3. Ardell Addington

    January 4, 2014 at 1:59 pm

    Im all for remove all Politicians and start over because the ones we have there all BUMS

  4. peachnectar

    January 4, 2014 at 7:25 pm

    Why are they meeting? What’s this all about? Why do they want to make ammends?

    • Duke Williams

      January 4, 2014 at 8:43 pm

      that` s a great question..WHY and Why NOW!!!!!

      • AZWarrior

        January 5, 2014 at 11:42 pm

        If you clicked on ‘Read More’ you would have seen that one of the Amendments would be to require a balanced budget.

  5. SomeLikeItHot

    February 26, 2014 at 2:20 pm

    How many times have we heard “follow the money”? Well, here’s who is behind this movement and they have a new Constitution waiting in the wings and you’ll like it if you don’t value your freedom:

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