Supreme Court Rules Federal Government Has More Power Than Any State

Supreme Court Rules Federal Government Has More Power Than Any State

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Decided: McCulloch v. Mayrland - The Supreme Court rules that the power of the federal government is greater than that of any individual state. This legal doctrine is known as "federal supremacy" and the case involves state taxes being imposed on federally incorporated banks.

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