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Subject:  Re: Impact of Right Wing Echo Chamber Date:  12/19/2018  6:48 PM
Author:  SeattlePioneer Number:  122987 of 130051

<<All that's changed

Actually what has changed is practically everything, >>


That's quite true.

Of course, if you wish you can follow procedures in the constitution to change or replace it:

<<The first method authorizes Congress, "whenever two-thirds of both houses shall deem it necessary" (a two-thirds of those members present—assuming that a quorum exists at the time that the vote is cast—and not necessarily a two-thirds vote of the entire membership elected and serving in the two houses of Congress), to propose Constitutional amendments. The second method requires Congress, "on the application of the legislatures of two-thirds of the several states" (presently 34), to "call a convention for proposing amendments".[3]>>


Help yourself!


Of course in the past half century, the most popular way to amend the constitution was to have the Supreme Court do it --- by a 5-4 majority, and Federal appeals courts and District judges do that pretty much every day.


Seattle Pioneer
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