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Monday, January 02, 2006

The Constitution Upside-Down

Since the 1930s New Deal, the Constitution has been inverted.  Originally nearly all government responsibilities, known as police powers, were handled at the state and local levels, as the Ninth and Tenth Amendments of the Bill of Rights intended.  Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal ignored the mandated Constitutional amendment procedures and imposed Soviet and Fascist-style state planning upon the nation, sucking nearly all tax revenues and powers from the states and into DC.