Christian group honors state AG
- Trent Jacobs - The Daily Sentinel
- Mar 30, 2010
Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott was welcomed to Nacogdoches Monday evening by about 200 supporters at the 2010 Vision America "Guardian of the Family" Gala.
Abbott, a Republican, was the recipient of the "Texas Guardian of the Family Award" and the keynote speaker at the event, held in the Baker Pattillo Student Center on the campus of Stephen F. Austin State University.
Abbott received a standing ovation when he mentioned his decision to join 12 other top state attorneys, 11 of whom are Republicans, in challenging the constitutionality of the health care reform bill by filing a lawsuit against the federal government less than an hour after President Barack Obama signed the historic legislation into law last week.
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