Warm-Up for 10/28/14

The Tenth Amendment and States' Rights
The final amendment in the Bill of Rights was drafted because the states were concerned about the power of a Federal government. What does it mean now?



Amendment X
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.


Use the video at mrbrucesgovernment.wikispaces.com/10.28.14-Warm-Up and choose any two of the following questions to respond to:
  1. What are some ways that the 10th Amendment is relevant/popular today?
  2. How does the Bill of Rights embody the idea of "We the People?"
  3. How are the rights of the states connected to the rights of the people?