The Sound Money Movement Gathering Momentum?
Writing for TMP, Jillian Rayfield catalogs the sound money movement's building momentum nationwide. She writes:
Legislators in at least ten states have introduced bills in the past few years to allow state commerce to be conducted with gold and silver.
The article includes this thought-provoking quote from ConstitutionalTender.com
The United States Constitution declares, in Article I, Section 10, "No State shall... make any Thing but gold and silver Coin a Tender in Payment of Debts". But, in fact, EVERY state in the United States of America DOES make some other "Thing" besides gold and silver coin a "Tender in Payment of Debts" -- some "Thing" called "Federal Reserve Notes." Thus the need for the "Constitutional Tender Act" -- a bill template that can be introduced in every state legislature in the nation, returning each of them to adherence to the United States Constitution's actual legal tender provisions.