Originally Posted by scho63
I'm really confused on something-Arizona passed a state immigration law that enforced their border and the US justice dept sued AZ claiming they tried to supersede the federal law.
When Colorado and Washington passed laws to legalize pot that supersedes Federal US law there is not a peep from DC.
I guess only certain laws get the scrutiny of the almighty Eric Holder.
I KNOW, I KNOW-THIS BELONGS IN DC BUT IDGAF!
I think that has more to do with the police powers vs immigration.
Police powers are reserved to the states with a little wiggle room for federal intervention. Immigration is reserved to the federal powers without toe room for state intervention.