Defending the Constitution: Limits on federal authority

Source: Tenth Amendment Center
by Rob Natelson

“Unfortunately, the campaign to persuade Americans that the federal government is and should be omnipotent has enjoyed great success. One reason is that public school civics education often misrepresents the Constitution’s meaning and the reasons behind that meaning. This essay helps fill the gap by explaining how the Constitution confines federal power and why it does so.” (05/26/21)