11 states sue over federal trans bathroom guidance
Simply for explaining the Title IX law, the Obama administration is now being sued by eleven states.
he lawsuit was filed in Texas, where state officials have been especially vocal in protesting the guidelines issued by the Education and Justice departments. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott (R)confirmed earlier Wednesday that the state would file a lawsuit against President Obama, and Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton is set to hold a press conference on the lawsuit on Wednesday at 3 p.m. ET.
Alabama, Wisconsin, West Virginia, Tennessee, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Utah and Georgia joined Texas in suing the Obama administration. Maine Gov. Paul LePage (R) in his capacity as governor, the Arizona Department of Education, and the Haber-Overgaard Unified School District in Arizona also joined the lawsuit.