Thinking about mainstream journalism's role in framing abortion as a hotly contested issue when, in fact, 75 to 80 percent of the public has wanted abortion legal in some form since the 1970s, while those who want it banned has hovered about 20 percent or lower
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If this is true, then passing a Constitutional amendment to make abortion & other rights explicit should be child's play, right?

Jun 24, 2022 路 10:56 PM UTC 路 Twitter for Android

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Has to be money involved 鈥otice we never get clean single issue bills
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Do you not know how constitutional amendments work?
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"An amendment may be proposed by a 2/3 vote of both Houses of Congress, or, if 2/3 of states request one, by a convention called for that purpose. The amendment must then be ratified by 3/4 of State legislatures, or 3/4 of conventions called in each State for ratification."
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the poll is talking about the people, not two thirds of the folks who are supposed to represent those people but instead represent whoever gives them shitloads of money
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And that's the root problem, yes??
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