View Poll Results: Should There Be A Constitutional Amendment Forbidding a Shutdown?

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Thread: Should There Be A Constitutional Amendment Forbidding a Shutdown?

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    Re: Should There Be A Constitutional Amendment Forbidding a Shutdown?

    Quote Originally Posted by aberrant85 View Post
    If Congress is tasked with funding the government, should it also be constitutionally responsible if they fail to do so?
    There should be a law passed preventing a shutdown over budget fights. But I don't think it should be a Constitutional Amendment.

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    Re: Should There Be A Constitutional Amendment Forbidding a Shutdown?

    I can just see it now...

    "Our country is broke and can't pay its bills."

    "You CAN'T shut down...it's against the LAW!!"
    TANSTAAFL

    “An armed society is a polite society.”
    ― Robert A. Heinlein, Beyond This Horizon

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