Unformatted text preview: STATES GET THEIR POWER FROM THE TENTH AMENDMENT, WHICH STATES THAT ANY AUTHORITY NOT DELEGATED TO THE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT IS RESERVED FOR THE STATES. Separation of powers 3 branches of government that each have different powers. Yet, they are all interdependent. Checks and balances Means that no branch can violate the rule of law. Gives each branch the ability to curtail the activities of the other branches....
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This note was uploaded on 04/18/2011 for the course PLAP 1010 taught by Professor Sabato during the Spring '09 term at UVA.
- Spring '09