Unlimited, Centralized Power: “In All Cases Whatsoever”.
Tenth Amendment Center
• Path to Liberty, Fast Friday Edition: March 19th, 2021 •
Of all the Acts of Parliament that angered the American colonists and led to the Revolutionary War, the Declaratory Act is possibly one of the most important, but probably the least-known. It attempted to affirm unlimited, centralized power over the colonies, and patriots repeatedly railed against its assertion of British power “in all cases whatsoever”