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Federal judge blocks mask and vaccine mandates for Texas Head Start program


US District Court Northern District of Texas Judge James 'Wesley' Hendrix blocked Biden's mandate on Friday, which would have required children ages two and up in the program to wear a mask and for staff to be vaccinated

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US District Court Northern District of Texas Judge James ‘Wesley’ Hendrix blocked Biden’s mandate on Friday, which would have required children ages two and up in the program to wear a mask and for staff to be vaccinated

A federal judge in Texas blocked President Joe Biden’s vaccine and mask mandates for the Head Start program, ruling that the Biden Administration ‘cannot act without Congressional authorization.’

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, 59, brought a ‘first of its kind’ lawsuit against Biden’s vaccine and mask mandate for children in Head Start programs. 

US Northern District Court of Texas Judge James ‘Wesley’ Hendrix blocked Biden’s mandate on Friday, which would have required children ages two and up in the program to wear a mask and for staff to be vaccinated. 

Hendrix ruled that the President didn’t have the power to make decisions without Congress and ruled the mandates ‘violates various Constitutional doctrines.’

‘It is undisputed that an agency cannot act…