GOP Lawsuit Against House Democrat Proxy Vote Rule Dismissed

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A lawsuit from House Republicans that claimed the proxy voting system approved by House Democrats is unconstitutional was thrown out of federal court on Thursday, according to a report in The Hill.

A federal judge ruled that the constitution’s Speech or Debate Clause prevents lawsuits over congressional legislation.

“The Court can conceive of few other actions, besides actually debating, speaking, or voting, that could more accurately be described as ‘legislative’ than the regulation of how votes may be cast,” District Court Judge Rudolph Contreras wrote.

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{Matzav.com}

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