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To: stockpirate

which is why many of the Framers tried to limit government to "proper" functions only. Unfortunately they left the door open with eminent domain and the commerce clause and it snowballed from there.


19 posted on 01/14/2007 5:38:13 AM PST by cinives (On some planets what I do is considered normal.)
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To: cinives
Unfortunately they left the door open with eminent domain and the commerce clause and it snowballed from there.

I don't think the Framers "left the door open" with the Commerce Clause. I think FDR and the living document revisionists took it off at the hinges to get around the lock.

30 posted on 01/14/2007 6:10:28 AM PST by tacticalogic ("Oh bother!" said Pooh, as he chambered his last round.)
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