Between Federal, State, and Local Governments

States Rights

The Tenth Amendment of the United States Constitution, which is part of the Bill of Rights, was ratified on December 15, 1791. The Tenth Amendment restates the Constitution's principle of Federalism by providing that powers not granted to the national government nor prohibited to the states are reserved to the states or the people. "The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by ...more »

Submitted by (@bperrydore)


40 votes

Do-It-Yourself Government

Put a leash on Congress.

Section 1: Congress shall have power to regulate or prohibit any activity between one state and another, or with foreign nations, provided that no regulation or prohibition shall infringe any enumerated or unenumerated right, privilege or immunity recognized by this Constitution. Section 2: Nothing in this article, or the eighth section of article I, shall be construed to authorize Congress to regulate or prohibit any ...more »

Submitted by (@sobi00)


10 votes