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confederate

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a member of the Union Army during the American Civil War

any federal law-enforcement officer

national

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being of or having to do with the northern United States and those loyal to the Union during the American Civil War

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characterized by or constituting a form of government in which power is divided between one central and several regional authorities

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We have assigned pluses to the "nays" because the bill would further federalize the educational system, and federal aid to education is unconstitutional.
We have assigned pluses to the "nays" because this legislation would further federalize the criminal code as well as punish not only criminal acts but the thoughts behind them.
The legislation federalizes many crimes traditionally prosecuted under state law, potentially including rapes targeting women (selected because of their gender) and muggings of disabled people (selected because they are less able to resist).