|"Let us face reality. The framers have simply been too shrewd for us. They have outwitted us. They designed separated institutions that cannot be unified by mechanical linkages, frail bridges, tinkering. If we are to 'turn the founders upside down' — to put together what they put asunder — we must directly confront the Constitutional structure they erected ... "
— James M Burns, p.160 Reforming American Government
Consitutional Conventions (a.k.a. Convention of States or Compact for America) are dangerous and unnecessary risks that can lead to the re-writing of the U.S. Constitution. Learn the dangers, as well as the hidden agendas of those who push such ideas. Start by reading the items immediately below for background education, then move further down below the black line for updates current news, and more commentaries. (Some of these items link outside the CGA website and will open in a new browser window/tab.)
Constitutional Convention: A Gridlock of Fact and Fiction
The call for a constitutional Convention (Con-Con) is on the march throughout this country; it is armed and it is dangerous.
The Effort to Dismantle Our Constitution
A history, past and current, outlining the ongoing effort by the International financial powers to open the Constitution in order to impose their radical changes. Their delivery system is mainly deceived and uninformed state legislators. The perpetrators and their minions know well what they are doing.
Constitution for the Newstates of America
In the event you would be inclined to dismiss the relevance of the proposed new constitution, bear in mind that it is the product of a tax-exempt think-tank which took ten years, $25,000,000.00 and the collaboration of over one-hundred like-minded individuals. "It would be folly to believe this investment is intended to be merely an exercise in political theory. The frightening reality is, the planners are serious in their efforts to impose a new constitution upon the people of America as we enter the 21st Century."
— Col. Arch Roberts, Committee to Restore the Constitution
Chief Justice Burger on the Constitutional Convention
"I have also repeatedly given my opinion that there is no effective way to limit or muzzle the actions of a Constitutional Convention. The convention could make its own rules and set its own agenda."
Unbridled Powers of Delegates in a Constitutional Convention
From Corpus Jurus Secundum 16 C.J.S 9:"Their power may not in any respect be limited or restrained by the legislature. "Under this view, it is a Legislative Body of the Highest Order (4)."
Govern America Radio Broadcast - November 30, 2013
In the first two hours of this important broadcast, Aaron Bolinger and David Whitney joined us to discuss the history and dangers of the Constitutional Convention (a.k.a. "Convention of States" or "Article V Amendment Convention")