What You Mean “We”, Kemosabe?

More than a few states, facing the prospect of an increasingly activist federal government under the new Democratic administration, have passed measures in their local legislatures to assert their sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment.

Here are some bills from Washington, New Hampshire, Arizona, Montana, Michigan, Missouri (this one has to do with resistance to Federal aborotion laws), Oklahoma, California, and Georgia. More are on the way.

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2 Comments

  1. JK says

    It should be interesting to see if anything like South Carolina’s “Nullification Act” results in anything like Andrew Jackson’s “Force Bill.”

    Posted February 7, 2009 at 10:55 am | Permalink
  2. JK says

    Given the knowledge of Waka’s general readership, this probably isn’t necessary but:

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nullification_Crisis

    Posted February 7, 2009 at 11:12 am | Permalink