Conventional Wisdom: The Alternate Article V Mechanism For Proposing Amendments To The U.S. Constitution
Publish Date: 2016-03-01
Author: Professor John Vile
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Vile surveys more than two centuries of scholarship on Article V and concludes that the weight of the evidence indicates that states and Congress have the legal right to limit the scope of such conventions to a single subject and that political considerations would make a runaway convention unlikely.