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Tag: Tenth Amendement
  • Liberty’s Secret Weapon: Nullification

    Derek Sheriff has two great articles up on LewRockwell.com here and here on Nullification and the 10th Amendment.  Check them out. Especially good is The Untold History of Nullification: Resisting Slavery. Here’s what Thomas E. Woods has to say about nullification: If the federal government has the exclusive right to judge the extent of its …

  • The States Finally Grow a Pair

    Finally, with a little bit of fire on their backsides, the states have found a rallying point for the 10th amendment:  Obamacare. Since the passage of the bill in the House on Sunday night, 14 states have filed a joint lawsuit against the federal government over this new legislation. Those states are Florida, Alabama, Colorado, …

  • Federal Government Upholds State Decision

    In an unexpected rejection letter, the US Department of Commerce recognized the State of California’s Coastal Commission decision to deny the construction of a new 16-mile toll road.  The proposed project was initially planned in the 1980s by a government-sponsored-yet-private organization called the Transportation Corridor Agency, and would have been funded by both tax dollars …