Tag Archives: Constitutional Amendments

Keith Hughes: The Balanced Budget Amendment Explained

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat On its face I guess the Balanced Budget Amendment sounds like a good thing. The problems are several and not just the impracticality of it. That it would take two-thirds … Continue reading

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The National Journal: Clare Foran: All The Ways 2016 Contenders Want to Change the Constitution

Source: The National Journal: Clare Foran: All The Ways 2016 Contenders Want to Change the Constitution I have to admit, that 2015-16, at least not yet isn’t as interesting as the 2011-12 presidential election cycle, at least when it comes … Continue reading

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Salon: Opinion: Michael Burstein: “We Need a New Constitution”: What American Liberal Democracy Really Needs

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Salon: Opinion: Michael Burstein: We Need a New Constitution Michael Burstein’s amendments, or even new United States Constitution was not as radical or social democratic as I was expecting. … Continue reading

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