Texas AG Paxton to Newsmax: Letter Sent to Biden on ‘Shaky’ Vaccine Mandates

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, one of 21 GOP state attorneys general who sent a letter to President Joe Biden to warn him that calls for vaccine mandates “stand on shaky legal ground,” told Newsmax Thursday that the president’s call isn’t just bad policy, but bad law. 

“We don’t want to sit by and watch thousands if not millions of Americans lose their job, especially if you look at the border,” Paxton said on Newsmax’s “John Bachman Now.” “You watch people flooding across the border with COVID and they are not only non-vaccinated, but they’re also spreading around the country with COVID, with no consequences.”

The attorneys general are also looking at litigation to stop the mandates, said Paxton. 

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