When the federal government controls energy, there really is no practical limit on the power of the national government, and state sovereignty, even if not technically eradicated, is effectively eradicated.Â Â This isn’t the commerce clause our founders envisioned.
It’s high time we start telling the federal government where they can shove their legislation.
UPDATE: Really, I think even Hamilton would be appalled.
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Hamilton was a lousy shot.
Still, he’d be quite appalled by our descent into something other than a free republic.
Burr probably wouldn’t much care for it either.
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