TX Atty Gen on the Commerce Clause - First Mandatory Healthcare, Next Mandatory Green-Car Buy-Out Bailouts
Sometime after midnight, following the socialist-democratic vote of HR 3590 meant to shackle America to the greatest piece of socialist legislation in modern-day history, Texas Attorney Greg Abbott's office posted this news release stating Texas' intention to join forces with other Attorney Generals across the nation:
The federal health care legislation passed tonight violates the United States Constitution and unconstitutionally infringes upon Texans' individual liberties. To protect all Texans' constitutional rights, preserve the constitutional framework intended by our nation's founders, and defend our state from further infringement by the federal government, the State of Texas and other states will legally challenge the federal health care legislation.
This followed an early-evening Facebook posting alerting socialist healthcare opponents of an Attorney Generals conference call that would later result in an post-HR 3590 vote, late-night agreement "that a multi-state lawsuit would send the strongest signal." Continued Abbott: read more »