#1 Federal vs. statesí rights issue picking up steam again (Go Florida!)
07-12-2009, 10:44 PM
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- Aug 2005
In a repeat of statesí rights eerily evocative of the legislative commotion before the Civil War, groups around the nation are pressing for their 10th Amendment rights. It is, again, about the economy and disagreement over fundamental principles. And, in Florida, a Southwest Florida legislator is leading the charge. On July 1, Florida formally joined the statesí rights movement, with House Memorial Bill 19, pressing U.S. Congress to honor provisions of the U.S. Constitutionís 10th Amendment that states: ďThe powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the...
07-13-2009, 06:24 AM
Congress has been ignoring the 10th amendment rights of the states since about 1860.
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else.C. S. Lewis
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