Va. Senate Rejects Letting Legislature Override RegulationsThe Virginia Senate has narrowly defeated a proposed constitutional amendment that would have allowed the Legislature to suspend or nullify administrative regulations.
Cruz To Introduce Constitutional Amendment To Keep Gov't, Courts From Striking Down State Marriage LawsSen. Ted Cruz plans on introducing a constitutional amendment to prevent the federal government or courts from striking down state marriage laws after the Supreme Court unexpectedly cleared the way for a dramatic expansion of gay marriage in the United States.
Md. Voters to Decide Transportation Fund 'Lockbox'Maryland voters will decide in November whether to approve a constitutional amendment to make it harder for state officials to spend money in the state's Transportation Trust Fund on anything unrelated to transportation.
Reid, McConnell Spar On 'Shady Money' In Campaign Finance RulesThe Democratic-led Senate Judiciary Committee on Tuesday began a long-shot bid at a constitutional amendment that would limit deep-pocketed political campaign donors' influence.
Hillary Clinton Wants Constitutional Amendment That Requires Equal Rights For WomenHillary Rodham Clinton weighed in on a proposed Oregon constitutional amendment that would require equal rights for women, saying Tuesday "it would be nice to be in the constitution."
Congressman Seeks To Overturn Citizens UnitedA Democratic Minnesota congressman is introducing a constitutional amendment designed to overturn the Supreme Court's decision in the Citizens United case that lifted many restrictions on corporate spending in political elections.
Va. Senate Committee Backs Felons' Voting Rights Bill The Virginia Senate will consider legislation backed by Gov. Bob McDonnell to automatically restore nonviolent felons' voting rights after the measure won a committee's endorsement Tuesday.