Judge refuses to block Sununu from unilaterally doling out federal COVID-19 relief funds
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A judge on Friday refused for a second time to block Gov. Chris Sununu from unilaterally doling out more than $1.2 billion in federal COVID-19 emergency relief funds without the approval of a key legislative committee.

But the judge, citing numerous potentially conflicting state laws, also ruled that the case brought by the Democratic members of the Joint Legislative Fiscal Committee can go forward so the separation-of-powers issue at the heart of the dispute can be decided.

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