Where was the most formal discussion concerning the rights of states versus those of the federal government?
Independence Hall in Philidelphia
How does the formal amendment process illustrate the principles of federalism and popular sovereignty?
Medicaid is really not insurance in the formal sense of the term. It is a joint, federal-state program that is financed by those government entities. The federal government provides financial support to the states that wish to participate by providing medical aid to low-income persons. While the state may choose whether or not to participate in the program, if it decides to do so, it has to comply with federal requirements. Like all government-run programs…