Texas Gov. Greg Abbott Backs Constitutional Convention To Reign In Supreme Court

Carlos Santoscoy | On Top Magazine | January 12, 2016

Texas Governor Greg Abbott has joined a growing chorus of Republicans calling for the first U.S. constitutional convention since 1787.

Abbott laid out nine proposed amendments in making his announcement, one of which would prohibit the Supreme Court to invalidate a state law without a supermajority of seven justices.

Abbott laid out his proposals in a 92-page plan titled Restoring The Rule Of Law With States Leading The Way.

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