Reading Steve Benen’s article Nullification must never be on the table, I was left trying to decide is Steve an idiot or a liar.
I’ll let you decide.
“Not to put too fine a point on this, but there’s nothing to discuss — state lawmakers can’t pick and choose which federal laws they’ll honor” or so says Steve.
Well I guess it’s settled then, “there’s nothing to discuss.” Nullification is a no no.
What — you don’t buy his argument?
Well, neither do I.
On seeing his article, I was drawn to the picture of Abraham Lincoln standing in front of a Union Army tent with the caption “The last time we had a debate over nullification.” Continue Reading →