verb (used with object), fed·er·al·ized, fed·er·al·iz·ing.
QUIZ YOURSELF ON AFFECT VS. EFFECT!
OTHER WORDS FROM federalizefed·er·al·i·za·tion, nounre·fed·er·al·i·za·tion, nounre·fed·er·al·ize, verb, re·fed·er·al·ized, re·fed·er·al·iz·ing.
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Federal law permits a president to federalize the Guard under very limited circumstances, including when he is “unable with the regular forces to execute the laws of the United States.”
If the president federalizes Guard troops, they are then under his control, not the governor’s.
We did everything with Europe except recognize its first weak effort to federalize itself on our model.Proclaim Liberty!|Gilbert Seldes