Joining the convention would needlessly expose the United States to baseless environmental lawsuits, including suits based on alleged U.S. contributions to global climate change. Read More.
Sovereignty is a simple idea: the U.S. is an independent nation governed by the American people. The Founders did not risk their lives casting off the rule of King George so that, two hundred years later, the U.S. could subject itself to the whims of foreign bureaucrats or international organizations. Sovereignty was essential to our founding and it is essential today.
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