Indiana Senate President Pro Tem David Long

12:50 pm
Thu February 28, 2013

Indiana Senate Leader: States Should Rein In Federal Goverment

Sen. David Long

Indiana's state Senate leader says he hopes to stir up support around the country for a new U.S. constitutional convention aimed at limiting the powers of the federal government.

The state Senate voted largely along party lines this week to approve a resolution seeking a state-called constitutional convention. Thirty-three more states would have to call for such a convention, which has never happened before.

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