Arizona House of Representatives Calls for Convention of States

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Arizona’s House of Representatives passed a resolution Wednesday (3/12) to apply for an Article V convention of states.

The resolution states that a convention should be called “for the purpose of proposing amendments to the Constitution of the United States that will impose fiscal restraints on the federal government, limit the power and jurisdiction of the federal government and limit the terms of office for officials of the federal government.”

Under Article V of the US Constitution, states can call a convention for the purpose of proposing amendments to the Constitution if 34 states pass similar applications.

Earlier this month, Georgia became the first state to officially pass a Convention of the States resolution. Similar legislation will be considered by several other states this…

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