[Excerpt] “Historically, liberals have tended to hold more expansive understandings of the scope of federal power. Conservatives, on the other hand, have tended to embrace stronger theories of federalism -- the term we use to describe the reservation of government power to state and local governments under the Constitution.”
John M. Greabe, Trump, Federalism and the Punishment of Sanctuary Cities, Concord Monitor, Apr. 23, 2017 at D1, D6.
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This article is part of the series Constitutional Connections by John M. Greabe and was originally published by the Concord Monitor.