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H.J.Res.45 Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States relating to marriage., 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Mar 21, 2011 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution.

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  • 70% of users oppose H.J.Res.45

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    • Federal Repeal of the Constitutional Right to Self Govern | RedState - May 31, 2012 by patriot63 (Diary) - Paul Broun introduced H.J. Res.45 as an amendment to the U.S. Constitution ensure the States' constitutional right to self-govern on the issue. This legislation was referred to the House Judicial Committee where it remains ...

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      As noted by patriot63 (Diary) on May 31, 2012, "Paul Broun introduced H.J. Res.45 as an amendment to the U.S. Constitution ensure the States' constitutional right to self-govern on the issue. This legislation was referred to the House Judicial Committee where it remains ..." (/url?q=http://www.redstate.com/patriot63/2012/05/31/federal-repeal-of-the-constitutional-right-to-self-govern/&sa=U&ei=xUkXUJHJM4ag8gTPq4GwDg&ved=0CC8QmAEwBA&usg=AFQjCNGJlWVlIvL8FI8PxTHtgPLQDv5T_w)
    • Federal Repeal of the Constitutional Right to Self Govern | RedState - May 31, 2012 by patriot63 (Diary) - Paul Broun introduced H.J. Res.45 as an amendment to the U.S. Constitution ensure the States' constitutional right to self-govern on the issue. This legislation was referred to the House Judicial Committee where it remains ...

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      As noted by patriot63 (Diary) on May 31, 2012, "Paul Broun introduced H.J. Res.45 as an amendment to the U.S. Constitution ensure the States' constitutional right to self-govern on the issue. This legislation was referred to the House Judicial Committee where it remains ..." (/url?q=http://www.redstate.com/patriot63/2012/05/31/federal-repeal-of-the-constitutional-right-to-self-govern/&sa=U&ei=MUwTUN95guXRAe7EgbgK&ved=0CCoQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNELZch33z3SCx2SqKsf3HXf7HD4-A)
    • Federal Repeal of the Constitutional Right to Self Govern | RedState - May 31, 2012 by patriot63 (Diary) - Paul Broun introduced H.J. Res.45 as an amendment to the U.S. Constitution ensure the States' constitutional right to self-govern on the issue. This legislation was referred to the House Judicial Committee where it remains ...

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      As noted by patriot63 (Diary) on May 31, 2012, "Paul Broun introduced H.J. Res.45 as an amendment to the U.S. Constitution ensure the States' constitutional right to self-govern on the issue. This legislation was referred to the House Judicial Committee where it remains ..." (/url?q=http://www.redstate.com/patriot63/2012/05/31/federal-repeal-of-the-constitutional-right-to-self-govern/&sa=U&ei=PeARUJHtFYSo8gTq4IGYCg&ved=0CCsQmAEwAw&usg=AFQjCNGEjE94v7kT1d63stPvpZ0AUS9Wpg)

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    • Federal Repeal of the Constitutional Right to Self Govern - May 31, 2012 by RedState - After “judicial activism” was used making it possible for a judge to usurp authority over any state’s sovereignty to force recognition of same sex marriage thirty-two states responded by exercising the constitutional Right to” Self ...

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      As noted by RedState on May 31, 2012, "After “judicial activism” was used making it possible for a judge to usurp authority over any state’s sovereignty to force recognition of same sex marriage thirty-two states responded by exercising the constitutional Right to” Self ..." (http://www.redstate.com/patriot63/2012/05/31/federal-repeal-of-the-constitutional-right-to-self-govern/)
    • Forget Compromise: The Debt Ceiling Is Unconstitutional - August 01, 2011 by Huffington Post - ...ceiling has been raised 74 times since 1962, 10 of them since 2001. The most recent increase, to $14.294 trillion by H.J.Res.45, was signed into law on Feb. 12, 2010. Taxes aren't collected until after the annual budget is passed, so Congress can't kno

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      As noted by Huffington Post on August 01, 2011, "...ceiling has been raised 74 times since 1962, 10 of them since 2001. The most recent increase, to $14.294 trillion by H.J.Res.45, was signed into law on Feb. 12, 2010. Taxes aren't collected until after the annual budget is passed, so Congress can't kno" (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ellen-brown/debt-ceiling-fourteenth-amendment_b_914438.html)
    • Saturday Reading: Reshaped - July 30, 2011 by Current.com - ...total financial basket case), the debt to GDP ratio is just 18.7% and the debt per citizen is only $9932. If Rick Perry runs for president these are numbers he will want to keep well hidden. #3 The total debt of the Texas government has more than doubl

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      As noted by Current.com on July 30, 2011, "...total financial basket case), the debt to GDP ratio is just 18.7% and the debt per citizen is only $9932. If Rick Perry runs for president these are numbers he will want to keep well hidden. #3 The total debt of the Texas government has more than doubl" (http://www.politico.com/blogs/bensmith/0711/Saturday_Reading_Reshaped.html)
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