You might want to check out Federalist No. 44 before you go further overboard about what you think the Founders meant. The Federalist #44
In it you will see Madison stating that the framers specifically did NOT choose to include in Constitution the language from the Articles of the Confederation stating that Congress was limited to expressly enumerated powers.
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Or do you have a Supreme Court ruling that says otherwise?
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