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Federalism and Government Responsibility

Dye (2010) argued "Federalism often creates confusion over which level of government has the responsibility of handling crises." Discuss the issues associated with federalism and what local, state, and federal policy makers need to consider when developing emergency response policies?

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I do not agree with Dye in this case, largely due to the fact that federalism does not create any confusion over which level of government has the responsibility of handling a crisis, but essentially spells out the amount of responsibility that each level of government has based on the level of responsibility and power that each level of ...

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