Wednesday, February 17, 2021

02/17/2021 SD bill that would allow state to reject presidential executive orders? - Stimulus Spending

Today's Article: SD bill that would allow state to reject presidential executive orders?
From: Keloland.com (Nexstar)
Readability Score: 10.3

US History teachers may remember the Nullification Crisis of 1830 when South Carolina sought to nullify the federal government's ability to impose a ruinous tariff. Now a South Dakota legislator has introduced a bill allowing South Dakota to 'nullify,' or ignore, executive orders that a state board deems unconstitutional. Discuss federalism and protecting rights in today's article; then follow up with izzit.org's Becoming Equal Under the Law!

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Today's Alternate Article: Stimulus Spending
Readability Score: 7.7