May 2024 Newsletter

Rude Gestures: Why Bipartisanship Must Carry the Day by Vickie Deppie Three of the last six issues of the State Legislators Article V Caucus Newsletter have addressed the urgent need to get federal spending under control to avert a chaotic fiscal restructuring that...

April 2024 Newsletter

By the Numbers: Three Progressive Reasons to Support a Fiscal Responsibility Amendment by Vickie Deppie Last month, we talked about Scott Pelley’s interview with Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell, who described the national debt as both “worrisome” and “urgent.”...

March 2024 Newsletter

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell Speaks Out on the National Debt  by Vickie Deppie In an interview with 60 Minutes’ Scott Pelley, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell described the national debt as both “worrisome” and “urgent,” bursting the Modern Monetary...

February 2024 Newsletter

Ancestor Worship Will Not Solve Our Problems  by Vickie Deppie During a recent hearing for an Article V measure under consideration by the New Hampshire House, an opponent testified, “Are we of the same character as the people in the late 1700s who fought a...

January 2024 Newsletter

But It’s Never Happened Before! by Vickie Deppie It’s the Article V opponent’s favorite scare tactic: “This has never happened before…we can’t possibly know what the delegates will do! They could rewrite the entire Constitution.” [Cue ominous music.] In fact,...

December 2023 Newsletter

media attacks escalate as article v proponent mike johnson becomes speaker by Vickie Deppe Newsweek celebrated Thanksgiving by dropping a late-night hit piece on Convention of States Action. Relying exclusively on input provided by activist organization Faithful...