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blog:can_we_trust_the_constitution_answering_the_runaway_convention_myth [2015/12/28 03:10]
Oliver Wolcott created
blog:can_we_trust_the_constitution_answering_the_runaway_convention_myth [2019/04/06 02:32] (current)
Oliver Wolcott
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 //All 13 state legislatures consented to the new ratification process by calling conventions of the people to vote on the merits of the Constitution.//​ //All 13 state legislatures consented to the new ratification process by calling conventions of the people to vote on the merits of the Constitution.//​
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 Twelve states held popular elections to vote for delegates.  Rhode Island made every voter a delegate and held a series of town meetings to vote on the Constitution.  Every state legislature consented to the new process that was aimed at obtaining the consent of the people themselves. Twelve states held popular elections to vote for delegates.  Rhode Island made every voter a delegate and held a series of town meetings to vote on the Constitution.  Every state legislature consented to the new process that was aimed at obtaining the consent of the people themselves.
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 **Those who claim to be constitutionalists while contending that the Constitution was illegally adopted are self-conflicted.  It is like saying George Washington was a great American hero, but he was also a British Spy.  I stand with the integrity of the Constitution. ** **Those who claim to be constitutionalists while contending that the Constitution was illegally adopted are self-conflicted.  It is like saying George Washington was a great American hero, but he was also a British Spy.  I stand with the integrity of the Constitution. **
  
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