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Federalism DIY: 10 Ways for States to Check and Balance Washington

November 18, 2014

The federal government is tightening its control over the 50 states and the lives of every American. The U.S. Constitution, however, says states are supposed to be equal partners with the federal government. State sovereignty — allowing each state to control its own affairs — is the cornerstone of that equal partnership and critical to protecting Americans’ freedom.

Below are 10 ways local policymakers and citizens can restore that balance of power and do what’s best for the people of your state. (Click the infographic for larger, 8½x11″ PDF version.)

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