Mississippi GOPers Pushing Bill To 'A...

Mississippi GOPers Pushing Bill To 'Assert The Sovereignty Of The State'

There are 3 comments on the Democratic Underground Latest Breaking News story from Jan 25, 2013, titled Mississippi GOPers Pushing Bill To 'Assert The Sovereignty Of The State'. In it, Democratic Underground Latest Breaking News reports that:

Source: Talking Points Memo The bill, known as the Mississippi Balance of Powers Act, was authored by state Rep.

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“Reason's Greetings!”

Since: Feb 11

Pale Blue Dot

#1 Jan 26, 2013
The Young Turks take:

Traitors? Mississippi Trying to Skip Federal Law

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Drearyville KS

#2 Jan 26, 2013
They'll sing a different tune when the next tornado hits.

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Since: Feb 11

Pale Blue Dot

#3 Feb 5, 2013
The bill appears to have died:

SOVEREIGNTY -- House Bill 490 would've established a Joint Legislative Committee on the Neutralization of Federal Law. Its sponsors, Republican Reps. Gary Chism and Jeff Smith, both of Columbus, said the bill was designed to ensure state sovereignty under the Tenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Opponents said the bill was unconstitutional because federal law trumps state law.


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