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nancyharris Donating Member (637 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Jan-12-06 06:52 PM
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7. Interesting idea
but Constitutional Amendments are not "voted" on by the public. A Constitutional Amendment must first pass the congress and then be ratified by 3/4 of the STATE legislatures. Note that the Equal Rights Amendment for Women did not even survive that process.
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  -Medical privacy amendment Timbuk3  Jan-12-06 05:26 PM   #0 
  - Wish I could help but I would support a privacy amendment  BurgherHoldtheLies   Jan-12-06 05:51 PM   #1 
  - Libertarians should support it, too  Timbuk3   Jan-12-06 05:54 PM   #2 
     - It really surprises me that the libertarians are taking this all so meekly  BurgherHoldtheLies   Jan-12-06 05:56 PM   #3 
        - I don't know  Timbuk3   Jan-12-06 06:35 PM   #4 
           - Sometimes DU gets tremendous activity in one forum and not others  BurgherHoldtheLies   Jan-12-06 06:43 PM   #5 
              - Thanks  Timbuk3   Jan-12-06 06:47 PM   #6 
  - Interesting idea  nancyharris   Jan-12-06 06:52 PM   #7 
     - Like I said, I'm not a lawyer  Timbuk3   Jan-12-06 07:03 PM   #8 
        - Quite honestly  nancyharris   Jan-12-06 07:28 PM   #9 

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