The whole point of free speech is not to make ideas exempt from criticism but to expose them to it.
Tuesday, October 6, 2009
It's right there in the Constitution, Steve.
Mr. Sibson accuses Larry Sabato of trying to ruin the Constitution by suggesting that it might be time for the State legislatures to call for a Constitutional Convention. He's not.
Article V - Amendment: The Congress, whenever two thirds of both Houses shall deem it necessary, shall propose Amendments to this Constitution, or, on the Application of the Legislatures of two thirds of the several States, shall call a Convention for proposing Amendments, which, in either Case, shall be valid to all Intents and Purposes, as part of this Constitution, when ratified by the Legislatures of three fourths of the several States, or by Conventions in three fourths thereof, as the one or the other Mode of Ratification may be proposed by the Congress; ...