Comment: Great response!

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Great response!

It really is a simple concept: the general government is the agent of the states equipped with few delegated powers. Its concerns were primarily in foreign affairs and few general affairs internally; the states, in contrast, were the units that dealt primarily with internal affairs—local affairs, habits, customs, traditions, crime, and the like.

malo periculosam libertatem quam quietum servitium

I am an aristocrat. I love liberty; I hate equality. - John Randolph of Roanoke