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U.S. Mayors Endorse Paris Climate Accord

More than 45 mayors of U.S. cities met to commit their cities to support the Paris climate accord by reducing their greenhouse gas emissions…

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Inter-Provincial Business Regulation in China

Guang Shen writes that China and the EU's multilevel governance structures have led to challenges in preventing lower-level political entities from impeding capital mobility.…

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Holding Safety Hostage

The chief of police of Tucson, Arizona, argues that current U.S. Department of Justice policies on illegal immigrants endanger public safety in cities by…

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Let States Decide Fate of Sports Betting

George Will argues that in the U.S. Supreme Court’s current case, Christie v. National Collegiate Athletic Association, the court should uphold federalism and rule…

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American Federalism

How Americans Think About Federalism

In this article, Nicholas Jacobs asserts that the dominant perspective on federalism and American public opinion suggests that Americans do not consider federalism when…

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States Seek Taxes from Amazon Marketplace Sellers

States want to collect sales taxes on purchases their residents make from independent merchants on Amazon. Amazon ordinarily pays sales taxes on sales from…

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American Federalism

White House Backs Medicaid Work Requirements

The Trump administration has told state health officials that the federal government will become receptive to work requirements as part of a conservative effort…

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New Edition of Book on Federalism in the United States

In a recently released second edition of Federalism and the Making of America (Routledge 2018), David Brian Robertson explores the role that federalism continues…

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CSF Fellow on Redistricting Panel

CSF Fellow Wesley Leckrone will be participating in "Drawing Districts: State and Federal Law Issues in Gerrymandering Litigation" at Widener University Commonwealth Law School. Leckrone…

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Trump’s States Need NAFTA

Many red states that supported Donald Trump depend heavily on exports to Mexico. For example, Mexico is Kansas’s largest export market and Missouri’s second-largest…

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American Federalism

Should the State and Local Tax Deduction be Killed or Saved?

The Trump/Republican tax plan proposes to drop or reduce the state and local tax deduction (SALT). SALT lets taxpayers deduct from their federal income-tax…

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IACFS Declaration on Catalonia

In response to the searches by Spanish police of the offices of the Institut d'Estudis Autonòmics (IEA), which is a member of the International…

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“50 Shades of Federalism” – A New Federalism Website

A new website called "50 Shades of Federalism" has been launched by Soeren Keil with a team of scholars at the Canterbury Christ Church University in…

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Federalism is American government’s best kept secret. Its influence is pervasive and profound. Though not mentioned in the Constitution, federalism’s meaning and application have been at the center of disputes from 1776 to the Civil War to our current culture wars. We are scholars who focus on federalism, and through this podcast, we explore how federalism, from practice to theory, shapes our politics, policies, culture, society, and daily life.

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