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States' Rights--and Wrongs

by Barry R. Weingast, John Ferejohnvia Hoover Digest
Thursday, October 30, 1997

Republicans on Capitol Hill say they're determined to shove power out of Washington and back to the states. Hoover fellows John A. Ferejohn and Barry R. Weingast examine the issue, arguing that there are both right ways and wrong ways to restore power to the states.


The New Federalism: Can the States Be Trusted?

via Hoover Institution Press
Tuesday, July 29, 1997

The New Federalism investigates whether returning a variety of regulatory and police powers back to the states will yield better government. It poses the provocative question, Can the states be trusted? and emerges with a qualified yes. This book should be an invaluable resource to federal and state policymakers alike.

Town Square

via Policy Review
Wednesday, January 1, 1997

News from the Citizenship Movement

Welfare Reform: Can the States Fly Solo?

by Eloise Andersonvia Policy Review
Friday, November 1, 1996

Four welfare directors explain how their states will fight poverty

Laboratories of Democracy

by Tyce Palmaffyvia Policy Review
Sunday, September 1, 1996

Speed limit repeal: Feds yield to common sense

We Hold These Truths

by Stephen Goldsmithvia Policy Review
Sunday, September 1, 1996

Mayor Stephen Goldsmith on the Tenth Amendment

Town Square

by Adam Meyersonvia Policy Review
Monday, July 1, 1996

News from the citizenship movement

Laboratories of Democracy

by Lawrence W. Reedvia Policy Review
Wednesday, May 1, 1996

State think tanks take aim

Spirit of '96

by Robert Rector, Grover Norquistvia Policy Review
Wednesday, May 1, 1996

The states carry the Republican revolution forward

Laboratories of Democracy

by Tommy Thompson, Christopher Garciavia Policy Review
Friday, March 1, 1996

Governor Tommy Thompson on block grants; a California school district that excels on a low budget