Content Tagged As recess_appointments
January 25, 2013 10:08 AMWASHINGTON - A federal appeals court has ruled that President Barack Obama violated the Constitution when he bypassed the Senate to fill vacancies on a labor relations panel. The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit says Obama did not have the power to make recess appointments last... more »
March 27, 2010 3:07 PMPresident Barack Obama is blaming Republicans for his decision to make 15 recess appointments. The positions include members of his economic team, the National Labor Relations Board and the head of Customs and Border Protection. Obama says Senate Republicans are not living up to their responsibility to either... more »
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