Good morning, friends in civics! Our Civics in Real Life series continues. We bring you today the second (of two) of this week's Civics in Real Life one pagers! Today's resource addresses Federalism in Action, and asks the question "How does federalism impact the national response to significant events?"

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You can of course download all of the Civics in Real Life resources over on Florida Citizen for free! As a reminder, our topics so far have addressed

The Preamble in Action

Preamble Executive Orders CRL EO

the Common Good, CG1

and Public Health and the Social Contract. PH1

Upcoming resources will include Primary Sources, States Rights and Responsibilities, The Economy, Symbolism, and Non-Governmental Organizations, among others. Expect the next one on Primary Sources by Thursday! :)

We hope that you will find these useful. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to contact us at anytime! And don’t forget, you can find the ‘Civics in Real Life’ resource on the Florida Joint Center for Citizenship website here. Be sure also to check out Civics360 for videos and readings that explore additional civics concepts and ideas within a more traditional framework!