10.2.17

NBC News: Cities Have a Good Idea? Not Unless the State Says So.

“It feels a lot like a lot like being forced into submission, like we’re being bullied,” said Andrew Gillum, the mayor of Tallahassee, Florida, a Democrat. “It’s a fight of blue cities versus red states. They now want to punish people for simply exercising their democratic rights, a new frontier.”

NBC News writes about the extreme forms of preemption that have been on the rise in recent years, including Super-preemption and Blanket preemption in states like Arizona and Florida.

Read the full article, here.