Ammunition for Thought

“The threat to the nation’s power infrastructure, from a natural or man-caused EMP event or a cyber attack “cannot be overstated.”
The North American Power Connect
The United States Power Grid
Here is a list of links that will give you some knowledge of our power grid situation.

Texas has a self-contained power grid. Why?
Why Texas has its own Power Grid-Slate.Com
Why Does Texas Have Its Own Electrical Grid?-Quora

What You Can Do to Secure the Grid-Secure the Grid

From The Daily Caller:
Lawmakers, Experts Say Texas Power Grid Vulnerable To Nuclear EMP Attack
Study: US Power Grid Is Vulnerable To Hacking And EMP, But Only Texas Is Taking It Seriously

SB83 Text  Text of the 2017 bill to advance protecting the Texas power grid

EMP Effects on the Power Grid  A Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Report

State senator eyes securing electrical power grid  The Commerce Journal concerning Bob Hall's Legislative efforts

Electric grid security is a serious — but fixable — issue  by Texas Senator bob Hall, Texas Tribune

These 
resources are to help you
understand what different sides are thinking about current topics.

Article V, U.S.Constitution

The Congress, whenever two thirds of both houses shall deem it necessary, shall propose amendments to this Constitution, or, on the application of the legislatures of two thirds of the several states, shall call a convention for proposing amendments, which, in either case, shall be valid to all intents and purposes, as part of this Constitution, when ratified by the legislatures of three fourths of the several states, or by conventions in three fourths thereof, as the one or the other mode of ratification may be proposed by the Congress; provided that no amendment which may be made prior to the year one thousand eight hundred and eight shall in any manner affect the first and fourth clauses in the ninth section of the first article; and that no state, without its consent, shall be deprived of its equal suffrage in the Senate.