Convention of States, Decent Films 7.26.19

  • Guest host Ed Morrissey ( chats with Mark Meckler, President of Citizens for Self-Governance and the Convention of States project, constitutional lawyer, and grassroots leader, discusses rising concern over congressional gridlock. The escalation in executive action should be a grave concern to “thinking citizens,” and Meckler will discuss some options for reining in the federal government and kick-starting Congress.
  • Article V Conventions make recommendations; those recommendations still need to be ratified by 38 states. Caller, Rosanna: ran for office in Chicago; “stacked system is the voters fault, if someone is not doing something vote them out.” Real question facing Americans today: Who decides?
  • Steven Greydanus joins us to give us his Catholic perspective on the box office this weekend. What are the religious and moral themes in play in the #1 film, The Lion King?
  • And what films can we choose to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the moon landing?