Friday, June 25, 2010

10th Amendment Center uses Constitutional Tender Act as "Model Legislation"!

The Tenth Amendment Center has just released a TAC-approved suite of legislation - including the Constitutional Tender Act - that covers issues all over the political spectrum. Whether it's states standing up for your rights to your own health decisions or your right to grow what plant you want to, this legislation demands that states do their duty – and protect your rights from all comers. Pick one model act out – and urge your state politicians to introduce it next year. The time to act on that is now!

Wednesday, June 23, 2010

James Madison on Constitutional Tender

"The power to make any thing but gold and silver a tender in payment of debts, is withdrawn from the States, on the same principle with that of striking of paper currency." James Madison, Federalist, no. 44, 299--302

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