By Amy Eddings – email@example.com
January is for resolutions. The start of a new spin around the sun by Mother Earth seems to require some sort of new spin in our lives. Lose weight. Be on time. Stop biting fingernails. Save money.
Steve Stechschulte’s resolution is pointed and specific. He wants Ohio to become the ninth state in the nation to pass a resolution calling for a Convention of States for the purpose of proposing amendments to the Constitution.
“That’s what we’re pushing for,” said Stechschulte, who is Ohio’s director for the Convention of States, a project of Citizens for Self-Governance, a group created by Tea Party Patriots co-founder Mark Meckler and constitutional lawyer Michael Farris. “We are hoping to do it before they get their heads buried in the budget.”