Speaker Gunn’s 2015 session priorities

•Convention of states: Gunn wants Mississippi’s Legislature to join 34 other states in passing a resolution calling for a federal constitutional convention to amend the U.S. Constitution and require Congress to pass a balanced budget. Article V of the Constitution says two-thirds of states can force a convention, and delegates of 38 states can ratify amendments.

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