C-SPAN StudentCam 2018 Honorable Mention - Elastic Efficacy
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StudentCam is C-SPAN's annual national video documentary competition that encourages students to think critically about issues that affect our communities and our nation. For the 2018 competition, we asked students to choose a provision of the U.S. Constitution and create a video illustrating why it's important to them. To learn more about the competition and view past winning videos, visit www.studentcam.org
Notes from the filmmakers:
The extent to which Congress can use its powers regarding the Necessary and Proper Clause has been widely viewed as a controversial topic. Are Congress's powers too expansive or ineffective over the states, or does this clause allow for balance between both the federal and state levels?