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Texas AG victorious after court rules Pelosi-led Congress' $1.7B spending bill was passed unlawfully

Posted on AllSides February 28th, 2024
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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton sued President Joe Biden and members of his administration last year over the ratification and implementation of the $1.7 trillion Consolidated Appropriation Act of 2023. Paxton said the mammoth spending bill — which contains at least one provision affecting the Lone Star State — was unlawful and therefore unenforceable because Congress, using the pandemic for cover, violated the Constitution in order to pass it. The U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas agreed with Paxton in its ruling Tuesday, stating that the former...

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