Richard P. Nathan

COMMENTARY: In Latest Cycle, Liberals Leaning Toward States’ Rights

By: - August 12, 2006

The conventional view that conservatives should favor the federal form and liberals should favor national action is wrong. This is not to deny that when expansionist views prevail in the society, liberals can feast at the federal table or dig in their heels to preempt recalcitrant state actions and activities. But on the whole and […]