While there may be some merit to issues debated between the two main political parties, one thing is absolute: the blessings of liberty do not come from government. The United States federal government exists to exercise specific duties, all of which are geared to protect and defend liberty for the citizens and our posterity. Politics have taken over and what we see today are two main political machines known as political parties. Each … Continue reading It’s Time to Crash the Parties: Party Politics are Killing America
Earlier today Oklahoma became the seventh state to adopt a measure that could forever change the way Washington, D.C., does business. The Oklahoma Senate voted 30-16 to call an Article Five Convention of States for the purpose of proposing constitutional reforms to limit the power of the federal government. “Oklahoma wants to be part of the conversation about restoring a balance in the relationship between the federal government and … Continue reading Oklahoma Joins Growing Movement to Rein in Feds
Convention of States Project activists delivered an incredible victory in the Indiana House on Monday evening, making the Hoosier state the sixth to officially RSVP for this historic event. The COSP resolution, which was passed by a 61-36 margin, seeks to undo much of the damage to the constitutional structure that President Obama and the federal government have created over the past several years. “Congratulations to Indiana … Continue reading Indiana is Sixth State to Stick it to Obama
In a landslide victory, the Tennessee House finished what the Tennessee Senate started last year, approving the Convention of States resolution by a vote of 59-31. Tennessee is the first state in 2016, and the fifth state overall, to approve this measure, which will be considered by 30 other states this year. “Our founders saw a day when we would need to stop the abuses of … Continue reading Tennessee Becomes Fifth State to Pass Convention of States!
There are many theories that have been forced down our throats in an attempt to explain away the “problems” that we face as a nation. There is only one real problem. What we see are symptoms of the problem. The problem has been and always will be an overreaching federal government. Lets take a small peek into history to understand this problem. The puritans for example left England not … Continue reading Washington D.C.: Addicted to Control
On Friday the Texas Gov. Greg Abbott gave an impassioned speech on the need for states to call an Article V Convention of States, and it’s already sending shockwaves through political circles and energizing the grassroots nationwide. Abbott’s appeal to the Texas policymakers was met with an immediate and prolonged standing ovation. In a Facebook post Michael Farris, the co-founder of the Convention of States … Continue reading Texas Governor Gives ‘Most Important Political Speech of Our Generation’
“Posterity, you will never know how much it cost the present generation to preserve your freedom. I hope you will make a good use of it.” -John Adams The quote above could have easily been said by any of the dozens of great Arizonians who put on a ‘LibertyFest’ event last month. People from all over the state of Arizona came for a concert hosted by local bands, … Continue reading LibertyFest a Hit with Arizona Activists
Speaking before an Iowa crowd yesterday, presidential contender and U.S. Senator Marco Rubio announced that he would push for an Article Five Convention of States in order to achieve new limits on the federal government. “As President,” said Rubio, “I will put the weight of the presidency behind a constitutional convention of states so we can pass term limits on members of Congress and the … Continue reading Marco Rubio: America Needs a Convention of States