What is Somin’s argument about how the Court’s jurisprudence can best be understood

Ilya Somin

Federalism and the Roberts Court,

  1. What is Somin’s definition of federalism?
  2. Somin contends the Roberts Court’s federalism jurisprudence cannot be wholly understood along the left-right political divide.  What is Somin’s argument about how the Court’s jurisprudence can best be understood?  What evidence does he use to support this claim?