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by | Feb 24, 2009 | US Constitution

Texas Republic News has a post about states reaffirming their US Constitutional rights under the 10th Amendment, which states “The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.”

Rep. Brandon Creighton (R-Conroe) has filed HCR 50 (see text here) to make a symbolic declaration to the U.S. Congress that Texas believes the federal government has overstepped its bounds in violating state sovereignty.

Read their article to see which other states are standing up for themselves under the US Constitution.