J. Richard Aronson and John L. Hilley, Financing State and Local Governments: Fourth Edition (Washington, DC: Brookings Institute Press, 1986), p. 17.
See generally Richard Briffault, “Facing the Urban Future After September 11, 2001,” The Urban Lawyer 34 (Summer 2002), pp. 563-582.
The attorney general is elected by the state legislature in Maine, and appointed by the judges of the state supreme court in Tennessee.
See U.S. Const., art. I, § 8, cl. 1 (authorizing Congress to “lay and collect Taxes, Imposts and Excises”); id. at Amend. XVI (authorizing imposition of income tax); id. at § 8, cl. 2 (authorizing Congress “[t]o borrow Money on the credit of the United States”).
See U.S. Const., art. I, § 7, cl. (providing that “[a]ll bills for raising revenue shall originate in the House of Representatives”); id. at § 9, cl. 7 (providing that “[n]o Money shall be drawn from the Treasury, but in Consequence of Appropriations made by Law”).
See U.S. Const., art. I, § 8, cl. (providing that “[a]ll Duties, Imposts and Excises shall be uniform throughout the United States”); id. at § 9, cl. 4 (providing that “[n]o Capitation, or other direct, Tax shall be laid, unless in Proportion to the Census or Enumeration herein before directed to be taken); id. at § 9, cl. 5 (“No Tax or Duty shall be laid on Articles exported from any State”).
See, for example, Dale F. Rubin, “Constitutional Aid Limitation Provisions and the Public Purpose Doctrine,” St. Louis University Public ...