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Repeal the 17th Amendment?

Quick, what's the 17th Amendment? Good on you if you didn't need a lifeline: It's the one that mandated direct election of senators, instead of having them appointed by state legislatures.
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Questioning if the 17th amandment should be repealed.

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Pete Hoekstra Wants To Repeal The 17th Amendment

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If Pete Hoekstra had his way, he wouldn't have to campaign for a seat in the Senate right now. Instead, he would simply be chosen by the state legislature to represent Michigan.
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More controvesrsy with the 17th amendment.

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The Constitution of the United States: Amendments 11-27

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a short summary of the 17th and other amendments.

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The 17th Amendment Explained: The Constitution for Dummies Series

Explaining the 17th Amendment to the US Constitution and the direct election of United States Senators. Check out the rest of the Constitution for Dummies Se...
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17th Amendment | U.S. Constitution | LII / Legal Information Institute

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The Seventeenth Amendment & Corruption | Young Americans for Liberty

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The Failure of the 17th Amendment

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Some claimed faults of the 17th amandment.

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U.S. Senate: Art & History Home > Origins & Development > Institutional Development > Direct Election of Senators

U.S. Senate: Art & History Home > Origins & Development > Institutional Development > Direct Election of Senators | Isaiah Mendez-Amendment 17 | Scoop.it
6 Direct Election of Senators
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history of the 17th amendment

 

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