Respond to the Following:  How effective is American federalism today in responding to COVID-19?

you will write 1.5-2 pages (350-500 words max), double-spaced essay, using 12-point font. Use MLA (or APA) style guide to cite your source(s) and provide a “works cited” or reference page (another page). In total, you will submit least 2.5 pages of your assignment.

Using your knowledge of the federal system (Chapter 3) and your observation skills, answer the following questions—

What conflicts between different levels of government (national, state, & local) have emerged during the COVID-19 pandemic?

How have states and localities varied in their responses to the pandemic? Is this really ad hoc federalism?

How does the local COVID-19 response impact you and in what way?