Democracies fail when the lose the trust and confidence of the people. Trust and confidence in the American democratic process is or near all all time low. America now ranks 21st in the world in terms of actually being democratic

Of the Americans polled

93% believe members of Congress accept bribes or gifts   that affect their vote

83% are dissatisfied with the way the nation is governed

78% are dissatisfied with the nation’s political system

65% don’t trust members of Congress to tell the truth

The vast majority of Americans—about 4 out of 5—are fair, honest, and perfectly capable of coming together and resolving community issues democratically.

The vast majority of Americans—about 4 out of 5—are fair, honest, and perfectly capable of coming together and resolving community issues democratically.

Fair, honest, effective, respectful
Neutral, nonpartisan, nonprofit
Balanced by political inclination, gender, age, financial wealth
Free from the influence of special interests

In America, We The People have always has the constitutional right to bypass our elected representatives, if necessary, and propose constitutional amendments addressing our concerns—and we have NEVER done so.

This country . . . belongs to the people that inhabit it.

Whenever they shall grow weary of the existing government, they can exercise their constitutional right of amending it, or exercise their revolutionary right to overthrow it.

Abraham Lincoln

After 230 years, isn’t it time we

  • Came together

  • Held conventions around the nation

  • Reviewed the state of our democratic process

  • Strengthened our democratic process?

YOU ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE

And assist us in making sure the process remains as fair, honest, effective, and respectful as possible.

ThePeoplesConvention.org is held pursuant to the First Amendment to the to the U.S. Constitution, NOT Article V.

We are ThePeoplesConvention.org.

We are a neutral, nonpartisan, nonprofit convention organizer and we provide the American people with the opportunity to fairly, honestly and respectfully, come together and upgrade their democratic process themselves.

Our online and in-person conventions are neutral, nonpartisan, and participation is fairly balanced based on political inclination, gender, age, financial wealth–and most importantly–is free from the influence of special interests.

You are invited to support and participate in ThePeoplesConvention.org and assist us in making sure the process remains as fair, honest, effective, and respectful as possible.

PLEASE NOTE: For those familiar with the Article V (five) constitutional amendment process, ThePeoplesConvention.org is being held pursuant to the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and NOT Article V of the Constitution. -see more-