This month…

  • Arizona Calls Formal Planning Convention of States
  • CoSP Campaign Gains Two States for Current Total of 10
  • BBA Drive Loses 1 & Gains 1 – Still at 29 States
  • Wisconsin Seeks to be 30th BBA Application
  • National Debt Described as ‘a Huge Threat to Millennials’
  • Term Limits Proposal is Moving Along in Several States
  • Compact for America Proposal Approved in 5th State
  • Single Subject Amendment Effort Sees Some Action
  • Proposal to Use Article V to Address Social Issues Fails

Those Anti-Article V Misinformation Campaigns –

  • Hard-Hitting Article Chides Opponents of Article V
  • Related – Andy Schlafly Called Out for Misinformation
  • ‘Runaway Convention’ Notion Is a Modern Contrivance

Article V Research Resources –

  • Five New Article V-Related Research Papers Available




  • BBA Campaign Moving Toward Adding More States
  • Triple-Subject Article V CoSP Drive Very Active This Year
  • Mike Farris Steps Away from Convention of States Project
  • Current Status of Other Article V Efforts
  • Updated Article V Progress Report Now Available
  • More BBA-Related News
  • Misc. Article V News & Developments
  • Natelson Uncovers 38th Prior Convention of States
  • New Paper Clarifies:  AV Conventions Cannot Run Away


This month…

  • Tennessee to Call an Official Meeting of States
  • Utah Valley University Offers Federalism Course
  • What Did Antonin Scalia Really Believe About Article V?
  • ASL Fall Meeting Was Short of a Quorum
  • Press Coverage of Article V is Increasing
  • CoSP Movement Expects Substantial Progress in 2017
  • ALEC Leader Calls on Trump to Focus on Federalism
  • SC Senate Drops ‘Minority Report’ Rule
  • Senator Cruz to Introduce Term Limits Measure
  • New Reports Highlight Need for Federal Budget Restraint

  • Citizens’ Group Seeks to Expand Article V Knowledge
  • US Term Limits Appoints Bob Berry its Colo. State Director
  • Speaker Paul Ryan Announces Support for Term Limits 
  • Conservative Publication Sees the Need for a BBA
  • ‘State Legislators Hold Key’ to Overcoming Debt Addiction
  • US Senators Grassley & Perdue Support a BBA
  • Heritage Sees the Problem… But Not the Solution
  • Natelson Issues New Paper on the Constitution

  • Wyo. Has History of Supporting Constitutional Amendments
  • Washington Examiner Gets It Slightly Wrong
  • Barron’s Editorial Statements Needed Correction Too
  • NFIB Takes Flack for Supporting a BBA
  • Volcker & Peterson Warn of Debt Growth
  • Heartland Issues ‘Debt Brake’ Policy Paper
  • History Columnist Calls for a Balanced Budget Amendment
  • New Book Analyzes Federalism
  • Natelson Releases New Articles & Research on Article V
  • Non-Article V Effort Asks Congress to Rein-In Regulations

  • CoS Simulated Convention Draws 137 Commissioners 
  •      Comments by Participants and Observers
  •      The Proposals Adopted at the Simulated Convention
  •      Article V Activist Disparages the Simulated Convention
  • Tenth Amendment Center Releases New Video
  • Dr. Poulson Proposes Federal Fiscal Rules Working Group
  • Constitution Day Celebrated in South Carolina
  • Nebraska Senator is Stumping for a CoS Resolution
  • Strange Survey Question Leads to Wrong Conclusions