by Robert John Stevens, February 25, 2016
This is VERY exciting!—The 17th Amendment was established by the illegal Federal Reserve banksters to destroy our nation’s checks and balances in government, so they can remain in power and plunder. Their deceptive ploy then was, “The people should elect the senators.” As good as that may sound, that’s not how the Founding Fathers established our nation.
Before 1913, Senators were elected by their respective state senates to represent their state. Since the 17th Amendment was passed, senators neither represent their states nor the people—just the special interests who elect them.
The people elect members of the U.S. House of Representatives but they were hi-jacked too by the Federal Reserve banksters by limiting the number of congressman despite population growth, which made it much easier for them to control.
I spoke of the history behind this and the need to repeal the 17th amendment at the 2014 Utah Republican Convention. Just maybe I planted a few seeds: