Rand Paul Urges Kentucky to Call for Constitutional ConventionSubmitted by SteveMT on Tue, 02/22/2011 - 16:06
Rand Paul urges state lawmakers to call for constitutional convention
By Jack Brammer
Posted: 1:20pm on Feb 22, 2011; Modified: 2:07pm on Feb 22, 2011
FRANKFORT — At the urging of U.S. Sen. Rand Paul, a state Senate committee approved a measure Tuesday urging Congress to convene a constitutional convention that would consider a balanced budget amendment.
Critics of Senate Concurrent Resolution 134 said the state legislature should not meddle in federal policy and expressed fear that a constitutional convention would lead to other unwanted changes.
Ky. lawmakers call for constitutional convention
By ROGER ALFORD - Feb 22, 2011 12:17 PM MT
By The Associated Press
February 17 2011 - to State & Local Government (S)
Urge Congress to call an Article V convention for the purpose of proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States requiring a balanced federal budget.