Federalism is too infrequently mentioned. And when it does come up – it is woefully misrepresented and abused.
Let’s check with our old friend Merriam Webster:
“The distribution of power in an organization (such as a government) between a central authority and the constituent units.”
Our Constitution is fully imbued with decentralized federalism.
The Founding Fathers – were brilliant. Not only in limiting for what the “central authority” is responsible – but in rightly assigning the policies for which it is. (more…)
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