Synopsis by Sean Hurley
Part of the Constitution: That Delicate Balance series, Constitution: That Delicate Balance - Federalism: The National Government Versus the States examines the often contentious relationship between state and federal government. The panel of experts and journalists focus particular attention on the federal administration of local schools. Is the federal government's goal of fostering uniform quality education leading to the creation of a meritocracy? Scholars discuss the pros and cons of the blunt tools wielded by the federal government.
Constitution, federalism, law, social-issues