general welfare clause


Where Does This Idea End?

a: The general welfare clause ~
b: a box without bottom

What: "When it comes to finding a constitutional authority to validate congressional action, the General Welfare clause is like a box without bottom: there is no project too local or too narrow not to fall under the rubric of "general welfare.""

Writer: Julia Shaw
Date: Oct 9 2013 1:31 PM

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