Sixth Circuit Concludes ARPA Condition on COVID Relief Violates Spending Clause

Today the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit issued opinions in two cases chalenging the constitutionality of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021 (ARPA), undre which the federal government provided financial relief to states on the condition that the funds not be used to finance tax cuts. In one of the cases, […]