Constitution Daily

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Did George Washington tell a lie about state control over Article V amendments?

February 26, 2014 By Nick Dranias

In this commentary, Nick Dranias from the Goldwater Institute looks at the current debate over who would actually control an Article V convention to amend the Constitution, and why the Founders wanted states to control the process.

Fulfilling the promise of Article V with an Interstate Compact

December 6, 2013 By Nick Dranias

Nick Dranias from the Goldwater Institute looks at myths about the ability of state legislatures to change the Constitution through a convention process.

What do cheater’s revenge and plastic guns have in common?

November 5, 2013 By Nick Dranias

Nick Dranias from the Goldwater Institute looks at broader implications of the Bond v. the United States case, and if a possible Supreme Court decision could very well prove to be the “break-out” moment for unlimited federal power.

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