Opponents of Biden's vaccine mandate seek to ensure a majority of Republican-appointed judges hear case

Two challengers to the Biden administration's vaccine mandate for large employers are trying to ensure that their case is decided as quickly as possible by a majority of judges appointed by Republican presidents, pictured, protesters in California, on August 29.

ATLANTA (CBS46) — A Georgia judge has blocked the federal contractor vaccine mandate nationwide, according to Fortune.com.

The Biden Administration's mandate was set to take effect on Jan. 4 and applies to roughly a quarter of the U.S. workforce and affects companies that do business with the federal government, including Lockheed Martin Corp., Microsoft, Google and General Motors Co.

Under the mandate, millions of workers would have been required to receive their final dose by Jan. 4. 

The preliminary injunction was issued by U.S. District Judge Stan Baker. 

Multiple states filed lawsuits after the mandate was announced, including Georgia. The states argued that the administration did not have the authority to require vaccinations and the mandates violates the U.S. Constitution.

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Who cares if a judge blocks or allows vaccine mandates by a tyrannical government? I will not be vaccinated and will kill as many people as I can that try to force me to get vaccinated if I perceive that my inalienable rights are being violated regarding mandatted vaccinations, until they kill me.

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