the 16th amendment
The 16th amendment
The right of the federal government to coin money is an exclusive federal right provided for in the constitution. The constitution also grants the government to regulate the value of the coins.
The Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) is a law that gives you the right to access information from the federal government. A FOIA request can be made for any government agency record.
The federal government was granted the right to enforce federal laws, including the collection of protective tariffs. This was a power the federal government had not held before.
avoiding an overly powerful federal government.
Conduct warrant less searches and seizures
The tenth amendment gives power to the states that is not expressly given to the federal government. The federal government reserves the right to collect taxes, declare war, and regulate interstate commerce.