A Dangerous Adventure: No Safeguards Would Protect Basic Liberties from an Article V Convention

Oct 07, 2021 | by
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Despite their support for all kinds of constitutional amendments, many advocates on both the left and the right oppose the calling of a constitutional convention. This issue brief examines the main reason for this: namely that once an Article V convention convened, it could pursue any agenda it chose regardless of the original intent.