Amendment to return power to states with veto

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    Great idea. If the 10th Amendment were complied with, this would not be necessary.

    Tea Party Pushes Repeal Amendment to Give States Power Over Federal Government

     
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    "Under current law, states must go to court to overturn federal legislation and prove it violates the Constitution. The proposed amendment would give state legislatures veto power over any federal law or regulation they didn't like -- whether it passes constitutional muster or not:"

    Nah, I think not. Let those facists get used to the American way of doing things with checks and balances.:eusa_angel:
     
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    To funny..
     
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    Would not need "checks and balances" if the Federal government weren't walking all over states right now.
     
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    No, I think I'll pass

    I support the Supremacy Clause of the Constitution

    This Constitution, and the Laws of the United States which shall be made in Pursuance thereof; and all Treaties made, or which shall be made, under the Authority of the United States, shall be the supreme Law of the Land; and the Judges in every State shall be bound thereby, any Thing in the Constitution or Laws of any State to the contrary notwithstanding." U.S. Const. art. VI, Paragraph 2
     
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    If the Tea Party supports the Constitution like they continually claim they do....

    Why do they keep trying to change it?
     
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    The Amendment process ended slavery and gave women the right to vote. The Amendment process is a legtimate way to change the Constitution.

    Not some Federal Judge in California.
     
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    As a real American I support my Constitution

    No desire to change it
     
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    Amendments are the Constitution.

    Not the EPA or Federal judges.
     
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    That is why we vote.
     

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