The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.
--the Tenth Amendment to the Constitution
Our Founding Fathers understood that the government closest to the people is the most responsive to the people. They enshrined this principle in the Tenth Amendment. We need strong leaders who are willing to stand up to Washington's heavy handed tactics and overreaching bureaucracy now more than ever.