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block grants
federal grants given more or less automatically to states or communities to support broad programs in areas such as community development and social services
concurrent power
powers in nations with a federal system of government that are shared by both the state and the federal government
cooperative federalism
a system of gov. in which powers and policy assignments are shared between states and the national government (costs, administration, and balm programs poor work)
devolution
statutory granting of powers from central government of sovergin state to government at a subnational level like regional local or state levels
federalism
a way of organizing a nation so that two or more levels of government have formal authority over the same area and people
funded mandates
when a higher level of us government tells lower branches of the government to do something that is a mandate
gibbons v ogden
defined commerce very badly-people are commerce or can be
layer cake federalism
where states and the national governments each remain supreme within their own spheres of power(dual federalism)
mcCullon V. maryland
an 1819 supreme court decision that established the supremacy of the national government over state governments. John Marshall said congress has implied powers and enumerated powers
10th amendment
constitution amendments stating "the powers not delegated to the US by the constitution, nor prohibited by it to the states are reserved to the states respectively or to the people."