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  1. States-Rights

    doctrine of the contention of the Democrats in the United States that the several States of the Union have all the rights, powers, and privileges not expressly made over to the central government, and by extremists even the right of secession.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of states-rights in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of states-rights in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of states-rights in a Sentence

  1. Cory Gardner:

    Late Wednesday, I received a commitment from the President that the Department of Justice's rescission of the Cole memo will not impact Colorado's legal marijuana industry, furthermore, President Trump has assured me that President Trump will support a federalism-based legislative solution to fix this states' rights issue once and for all.

  2. Marvin Dulaney:

    That Confederacy period is still part of that history. Criticize it and indeed tell the truth about it, that its about slavery and not states rights and so on.

  3. Phil Scott:

    [I]t is increasingly clear that many elements in the orders have the potential to violate the constitutional rights of American citizens, and infringe on states’ rights afforded by the Tenth Amendment, this legislation serves to protect Vermont … against some of these potential violations, and to reassure our communities and citizensof their safety and security here.

  4. Hogan Gidley:

    If Senator Cruz is an advocate for states' rights on marriage and on life, then I think would surprise a lot of evangelicals, ted Cruz is just like any other politician. He says one thing in Manhattan, he says another thing in Iowa.

  5. Democratic Caucus Chairman Xavier Becerra:

    So much for people who talk about states' rights and local control.

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