Favoring National Gov

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Favoring National Gov
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2011-10-12 22:55:56
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acts/amendments/ct decisions increasing central power
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  1. do not call law
    give U.S. consumers an opportunity to limit the telemarketing calls they receive
  2. 14th Amendment
    • equal protection across states
    • incorporation doctrine: bill of rights now applies to state/local gov
  3. 16th Amendment
    income tax
  4. Agriculture in 1940s
    • post war boom
    • industrial boom expands market
    • organizations established
  5. ADA
    Americans with Disabilities Law: protects them now
  6. Civil Rights Act 1964
    • prohibits discrimination in hiring/firing employees
    • integrates all public places
  7. Civil War
    victory shows that states cannot break away
  8. Constitutional Convention
    addresses problems with weak central gov under articles
  9. Dept Homeland Security
    cabinet department of the United States federal government, created in response to the September 11 attacks, and with the primary responsibilities of protecting the territory of the United States and protectorates from and responding to terrorist attacks, man-madeaccidents, and natural disasters
  10. elastic clause
    federal gov can make laws necessary and proper to execute given powers
  11. land grant colleges
    • granting federally controlled land to the states for the states to develop colleges
    • funds provided is matched my state funds
  12. Institution of Fed Income tax
    ??? supports 16th amendment???
  13. New Deal
    • alphabet soup of federal programs to help economy, ect.
    • increase federal involvement when things go wrong (response to great depression)
  14. NCLB Act
    • no child left behind:
    • federal standards in order to get funding
  15. Pure Food and Drug Act
    a United States federal law that provided federal inspection of meat products and forbade the manufacture, sale, or transportation of adulterated food products and poisonous patent medicines.
  16. CALEA
    wiretapping expansion for VoIP (voice over IP) and web traffic
  17. supremecy clause
    constitution, fed law, and fed treaties are supreme over state/local
  18. McCulloch v. MD 1819
    • national back allowed
    • estab idea of implied powers
  19. Gitlow v. NY 1922
    • freedom of speech/press (Gitlow is socialist)
    • 14th amendment = incorporation of BoR in states
  20. Brown v. Board of Education
    separate but equal not okay --> integrate
  21. Kormatsu v. US
    japanese internment camps constitutional
  22. Roe v. Wade
    • right to an abortion fell within the right to privacy protected by the 14 Amendment.
    • As a result, the laws of 46 states were affected by the Court's ruling.
  23. US v. CS
    rights to undersea land belongs to fed gov

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