Questions tagged [tenth-amendment]

Tenth amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which reserves unenumerated federal powers for the states or the people.

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Are there any restrictions on the taxes or duties a U.S. state can levy?

The U.S. Constitution's "Commerce Clause" (Article I, Section 8) grants the federal government authority to regulate interstate commerce. The same section contains the "Taxing and Spending Clause" ...
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Do American states have the power to close their borders from other states in a health emergency?

Right now there are large American states which have 50 times more Coronavirus cases in ratio/proportion than others, with hundreds of cases close to a thousand, and there are even small states where ...