Supporting Convention of States but not Term Limits

My son asked me the other day why I was supporting the Convention of States, when I was against Term Limits.  And his question is very valid, especially since according to a Convention of States poll, the most popular reason for people to support the Convention of States is because they want Term Limits.  The truth of the matter is I also don’t support the 2nd most popular reason people are supporting a Convention of States.  I am opposed to a Balanced Budget Amendment. There may even be a third of the 9 proposed amendments that I am opposed to,

Take Back Utah Rally

Not to point the blame at one individual, but as and example, I would like to look back to the Clinton Administration.  With one stroke of his mighty pen he created the Grand Staircase Escalante National Monument.  It was done under the guise of the Antiquities acts.  His motive was the protection of the wilderness. Bit by bit the state of Utah has been snatched up by the Federal Government. LaVar Christensen has a great piece on this history. Some claim it as protecting the environment.  Some claim that the land serves a great good to the public be being