Balanced Budget Amendment Article V Convention called an enormous success

Balanced Budget Amendment Article V Convention called an enormous success

By Kevin Lundberg, Yvette Herrell, Stuart MacPhail / Heartland Institute With a focus on balancing the monumental debt plaguing the United States, the states push for an amendment aimed at restoring federal fiscal restraint. Phoenix Convention Was an Enormous Success –  The September 12 – 15 Phoenix Convention was called by the Arizona State Legislature […]

Arizona calls first National Convention of States in 150 years

Arizona calls first National Convention of States in 150 years

By Rob Natelson / Heartland Institute Americans finally have a real chance to “clean up the mess in Washington.” That’s the implication of the news that the Arizona legislature has called the first national “convention of states” in over 150 years. The conclave will meet in Phoenix on September 12. Its purpose is to plan […]