Identify one policy that should be decided by the federal government and one policy that should be decided by the states.


Identify one policy that should be decided by the federal government and one policy that should be decided by the states.

  1. Supremacy clause (Article VI, Clause 2)
  2. Tenth Amendment
  3. Eleventh Amendment
  4. Impeachment procedures (Article II, Section4)

Which states in the video had seen proposals to limit the application of federal gun restrictions? What is it about these states that might explain their interest in such legislation?

What does the Constitution say about instances in which state and federal laws are in conflict with one another? That is, how is such conflict resolved, and who wins?

Identify one policy that should be decided by the federal government and one policy that should be decided by the states.  Why, in each case, is that level of government most suited to decide such policy?  (Be sure to give one example of each and the rationale for each.)