Whenever we talk about a state refusing to cooperate with the enforcement of a federal law or the implementation of a federal program, some naysayer will almost always tell us, “That won’t work! The feds will just cut funding to that state.” But the truth is, this threat is way overblown.
In fact, the feds are very limited in the funding they can cut.
For Further Reading
- New Mexico House Passes Bill to Legalize Marijuana Despite Federal Prohibition - March 1, 2021
- Montana House Passes Bill that Sets Foundation to End Federal Gun Control Enforcement - March 1, 2021
- Maryland Senate Committee Passes Bill to Limit State Participation in Federal Police Militarization Programs - March 1, 2021