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Fede ral ism
It’s  ALIVE ! <ul><li>A “ living ”  document </li></ul><ul><li>Can be  changed   </li></ul><ul><li>Amendment  process </li...
Federalism <ul><li>The federal (national) government shares powers with the state government </li></ul>
<ul><li>State </li></ul><ul><li>Powers </li></ul>
State Government <ul><li>Creates </li></ul><ul><li>schools </li></ul>
<ul><li>Issues licenses </li></ul>State Government
State  Government <ul><li>Regulates  inter state trade </li></ul>
State Government <ul><li>Holds  elections </li></ul>
State  Government <ul><li>Establishes  </li></ul><ul><li>local government </li></ul>
State Government <ul><li>Ratifies  amendments to the Constitution </li></ul>
<ul><li>Shared powers </li></ul>
Shared  powers <ul><li>Set up  courts </li></ul>
Shared powers <ul><li>Build  roads </li></ul>
Shared powers <ul><li>Borrow  money </li></ul>
Shared powers <ul><li>Make and enforce  laws </li></ul>
Shared powers <ul><li>Charter  banks  and  corporations </li></ul>
<ul><li>Create and collect  taxes </li></ul>Shared powers
<ul><li>Federal powers </li></ul>
Federal Government <ul><li>Declares  war </li></ul>
Federal Government <ul><li>Makes </li></ul><ul><li>treaties </li></ul>
Federal Government <ul><li>Creates a  postal system </li></ul>
Federal Government <ul><li>Prints & coins  money </li></ul>
Federal Government <ul><li>Regulates  intra state trade and foreign trade </li></ul>
Federal Government <ul><li>Maintains  army  &  navy </li></ul>
Federal Government <ul><li>Has Elastic Clause powers </li></ul>
<ul><li>Maintains system of weights and measures </li></ul>Federal Government
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  1. 1. Fede ral ism
  2. 2. It’s ALIVE ! <ul><li>A “ living ” document </li></ul><ul><li>Can be changed </li></ul><ul><li>Amendment process </li></ul><ul><li>Interpreted by the Supreme Court </li></ul><ul><li>Ratified by the states </li></ul><ul><li>FLEXIBLE </li></ul>
  3. 3. Federalism <ul><li>The federal (national) government shares powers with the state government </li></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>State </li></ul><ul><li>Powers </li></ul>
  5. 5. State Government <ul><li>Creates </li></ul><ul><li>schools </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Issues licenses </li></ul>State Government
  7. 7. State Government <ul><li>Regulates inter state trade </li></ul>
  8. 8. State Government <ul><li>Holds elections </li></ul>
  9. 9. State Government <ul><li>Establishes </li></ul><ul><li>local government </li></ul>
  10. 10. State Government <ul><li>Ratifies amendments to the Constitution </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Shared powers </li></ul>
  12. 12. Shared powers <ul><li>Set up courts </li></ul>
  13. 13. Shared powers <ul><li>Build roads </li></ul>
  14. 14. Shared powers <ul><li>Borrow money </li></ul>
  15. 15. Shared powers <ul><li>Make and enforce laws </li></ul>
  16. 16. Shared powers <ul><li>Charter banks and corporations </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>Create and collect taxes </li></ul>Shared powers
  18. 18. <ul><li>Federal powers </li></ul>
  19. 19. Federal Government <ul><li>Declares war </li></ul>
  20. 20. Federal Government <ul><li>Makes </li></ul><ul><li>treaties </li></ul>
  21. 21. Federal Government <ul><li>Creates a postal system </li></ul>
  22. 22. Federal Government <ul><li>Prints & coins money </li></ul>
  23. 23. Federal Government <ul><li>Regulates intra state trade and foreign trade </li></ul>
  24. 24. Federal Government <ul><li>Maintains army & navy </li></ul>
  25. 25. Federal Government <ul><li>Has Elastic Clause powers </li></ul>
  26. 26. <ul><li>Maintains system of weights and measures </li></ul>Federal Government
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