Should the federal government have the power to require the states to do something, while not providing funding?

After reading the section on “Intergovernmental Relationships” and the “Mandate Monitor” from the National Conference of State Legislatures, what is your opinion on unfunded mandates? Should the federal government have the power to require the states to do something, while not providing funding?Your initial response to the discussion prompt should be at least two full paragraphs in length, include at least one reference