I cannot see this happening. My guess is there would be violent resistance and succession movements if they try to repeal the 17th Amendment. A particular danger is what happens if the Senate refuses to go along or worse orders the Army to break up the Convention and arrest the delegates. This is dangerous on every level.

Daniel G. Jennings is a writer who lives and works in Colorado. He is a lifelong history buff who is fascinated by stocks, politics, and cryptocurrency.

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