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ARKANSAS — The Freedom Amendment you are sponsoring will lead to a Con-Con

BEWARE: SJR1 by Senator Rapert Is a Call for a Constitutional Convention   Barry Goldwater said: “[I am] totally opposed [to a Constitutional Convention]…We may wind up with a Constitution so far different from that we have lived under for two hundred years that the Republic might not be able to continue.”    Letter from Chief Justice […]

The Effort to Dismantle Our Constitution

By Jackie Patru (revised and updated January, 2001)   Under article V of the Constitution, our founding fathers established two methods for future generations to add amendments to the Constitution.   Under method 1: Two-thirds of both houses of Congresscan propose an amendment, and then three-fourths of the states ratify it… or not.   Under method […]