Virtually anything Congress wants to do can be argued in economic terms, labeled as “interstate commerce” and then regulated. However, does the Constitution’s Commerce Clause justify that much federal power?
Asking the right constitutional questions is essential for determining whether an issue like drunk driving should be addressed by the States or the federal government.
A look at the powerful but almost forgotten Tenth Amendment.
Brief history and impact of federal growth on individual liberty and the States before the New Deal.