by Cheryl Couture/SWFL 9.12 Project
Support for the Tenth Amendment was strong in Naples, FL the evening of Aug. 17th. Matt Hudson, Representative for Florida’s 101st District, informed a packed room of citizens about House Memorial 19. HM19 urges Congress to honor the provisions of the Constitution of the United States and the United States Supreme Court case law which limit the scope and exercise of federal power.
Rep. Hudson went on to explain that HM19 serves as a notice and a demand by the people of the state of Florida as expressed through their legislature to the Federal Government to cease and desist from going beyond the scope of and issuing mandates beyond it’s constitutionally delegated powers. It also reasserts Florida’s sovereignty under the 10th Amendment to the Constitution of the United States. Continue Reading →