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Boehner Says To File Lawsuit Over Obama Executive Actions

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June 25, 2014 AT 8:31 AM
U.S. House Speaker John Boehner said on Wednesday he is planning to file a lawsuit alleging that President Barack Obama has abused his executive authority by implementing policies without congressional approval. Boehner told reporters the suit was aimed at protecting the rights of Congress under the constitution and said Obama was ignoring the laws that it passes. Boehner said "The constitution makes it clear that the president's job is to faithfully execute the law.