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Feb 20, 2014, 17:48 ET

Georgia Legislature Approves Major Step Toward a State Initiated U.S. Balanced Budget Amendment

The Georgia General Assembly today approved SR 371, a resolution under the authority of Article V of the U.S. Constitution, calling for a...

Nov 21, 2013, 10:08 ET

Ohio Legislature Acts on Balanced Budget Amendment Application with Strong Grassroots Support

The following is being released by the Balanced Budget Amendment Task Force: The Ohio General Assembly answered Governor John Kasich's call to...

Nov 20, 2013, 17:03 ET

Ohio Legislature Leads Nation Toward a U.S. Balanced Budget Amendment

Today, the Ohio General Assembly answered Governor John Kasich's call to action by passing a resolution, with bipartisan support, demanding that...

Sep 04, 2013, 14:18 ET

Seventy Four Percent of Americans Support the Goal of Ohio's Balanced Budget Amendment Resolution -- H.J.R. 7

 Thomas Jefferson said, "To preserve our independence, we must not let our rulers load us with perpetual debt."  We, the undersigned...

May 14, 2013, 13:23 ET

Balanced Budget Amendment Task Force Applauds Gabriel Gomez Candidate for U.S. Senate in Massachusetts for Supporting U.S. Balanced Budget Amendment

 Gabriel Gomez candidate for the U.S. Senate in Massachusetts spoke today in favor of a U.S. Balanced Budget Amendment. Gomez stated,...

May 13, 2013, 19:22 ET

Indiana Act Ensures Faithful U.S. Amendment Convention Delegates, Says Balanced Budget Amendment Task Force

Indiana Governor Mike Pence signed SB 224 on May 7, 2013, a bill to recall, replace, nullify the vote of and criminally charge any faithless...

Feb 10, 2013, 19:07 ET

OK Legislators To Vote On Plan for States to Safely Draft the American-Dream-Preserving U.S. Balanced Budget Amendment

 The Oklahoma Legislature will be voting shortly on two pieces of legislation that, if approved, could lead to an American-Dream-Preserving...

Feb 08, 2013, 12:26 ET

SD Legislators To Vote On Plan for States to Safely Draft the American-Dream-Preserving U.S. Balanced Budget Amendment

The South Dakota Legislature will be voting shortly on two pieces of legislation that, if approved, could lead to an American-Dream-Preserving U.S....

Dec 31, 2012, 16:42 ET

Balanced Budget Amendment Task Force: New Year's Resolution to Americans

"If Washington Won't Stop The Reckless Deficits, We Will, With Your Help, Constitutionally Force Them To Balance the Budget!" The following...

Oct 23, 2012, 09:06 ET

Colorado Candidates Sign Pledge to Support Balanced Budget Amendment to U.S. Constitution

Americans are becoming increasingly aware and concerned about trillion dollar annual federal deficits pushing the U.S. debt past an...

May 16, 2012, 13:02 ET

New Hampshire Becomes the 18th State to Call for a Federal Balanced Budget Amendment

Today, the New Hampshire Senate completed the process started by the House and passed HCR 40 making New Hampshire the 18th of 34 states needed to...

Apr 23, 2012, 15:45 ET

New Hampshire Legislators Want To Constitutionally Force Congress to Balance The U.S. Budget

The New Hampshire House of Representatives recently passed a resolution (HCR 40) that, if approved in the Senate, would make New Hampshire the 18th...

Mar 04, 2012, 06:00 ET

West Virginia Legislators Want States to Pass U.S. Balanced Budget Amendment

West Virginia State Delegate John Overington (District 55) introduced a resolution (HCR 91) and West Virginia State Senator Dave Sypolt (District...

Jan 19, 2012, 10:00 ET

Georgia Legislators Want States to Pass U.S. Balanced Budget Amendment

Georgia State Representative Andrew Welsh  (District 110) introduced a resolution (HR 1187) and Georgia State Senator Bill Cowsert (District...