Alaska Becomes Second State to Call for Convention of States to Limit Federal Government

The Alaska Senate voted 12-8 Saturday to join the Alaska House in calling for an Article V Convention of States. Both legislative bodies passed identical versions of the bill, meaning that Alaska will join Georgia in officially calling for an Article V convention of this kind. Great news from Alaska! Check it out –> http://t.co/MrdQF0TtS3 @Self_Governance — Convention of States (@COSProject) April 21, 2014 A signature by … Continue reading Alaska Becomes Second State to Call for Convention of States to Limit Federal Government

Florida Becomes Third State to Call for Convention of States to Restrain Federal Government

The Florida House passed a resolution calling for an Article V Convention of States by voice vote on Monday, joining the Florida Senate. Both legislative bodies passed identical versions of the bill, meaning that Florida is set to become the third state applying for a convention of this kind.  Alaska Senate and Florida House passed the #ConventionofStates application! Details here –> http://t.co/O20KVLq0X5 @Self_Governance — Convention … Continue reading Florida Becomes Third State to Call for Convention of States to Restrain Federal Government

State Legislators discuss Convention of States at Mount Vernon Assembly

Approval ratings for Congress, the President, and the Supreme Court are all at record lows, reflecting the public’s dissatisfaction with a runaway federal government. Many are concerned about Washington D.C.’s culture of corruption, entitlement programs on the path to bankruptcy, and a complicated tax code and bureaucracy which stifle both economic growth and liberty. With this in mind, nearly one hundred state legislators from 32 … Continue reading State Legislators discuss Convention of States at Mount Vernon Assembly