Federal – State Relations: A Matter of Balance

Cecil D. Andrus, Marc C. Johnson
2014 California Journal of Politics and Policy  
Balance, with an eye toward the benefit to broad public and national interest must be, and in fact has become, the only acceptable approach to western natural resource policy. At the same time, there are legitimate occasions when western states must assert themselves in the face of a failure of national policy or political will or when specific issues and concerns in the states or across the West have gone unmet.
doi:10.1515/cjpp-2013-0044 fatcat:fmkfq5inwrd67k2wx4q4sowdva