The Disunited States

Just in time for the 150th anniversary of the Civil War:

The same people driving the lawsuits that seek to dismantle the Obama administration’s health care overhaul have set their sights on an even bigger target: a constitutional amendment that would allow a vote of the states to overturn any act of Congress.

Under the proposed “repeal amendment,” any federal law or regulation could be repealed if the legislatures of two-thirds of the states voted to do so.

Amendment Sought to Empower States to Repeal Federal Law – NYTimes.com

 

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