Texas Lost, And Conservatives Won
Posted: 2021-01-15 03:47:00    (see more from www.nationalreview.com)

NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE E ven Donald Trump’s supporters should welcome the Supreme Court’s decision late Friday to deny Texas’s claim that four battleground states had unconstitutionally run their 2020 presidential elections. It reaffirmed the half-century conservative effort to restore constitutional limits on the power of the federal courts. It rightly returns to the political process the question of whether any widescale fraud occurred in the presidential election. President Trump technically can still contest the 2020 results, but under a process set out in the Constitution where such challenges have never succeeded.

In Texas v. Pennsylvania, Texas attorney general Ken Paxton filed an emergency complaint a