And the Articles of this confederation shall be inviolably observed by every State, and the union shall be perpetual...
November 30, 2010 2:04 PM Subscribe
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“It’s time to return America to the common sense conservative principles of limited government, free enterprise, and individual responsibility. The Repeal Amendment
would provide a check on the ever-expanding federal government, protect against Congressional overreach, and get the government working for the people again, not the other way around. In order to return America to opportunity, responsibility, and success, we must reverse course and the Repeal Amendment is a step in that direction.” —incoming House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.),
on a proposed amendment allowing a 2/3 vote by the state governments to overturn any federal law or regulation.
In January, Virginia's Speaker Bill Howell
plans to call for a Constitutional Convention to consider such an amendment.