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Obama's Act of Constitutional Disobedience

Kibitzer Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 11:40 AM
(Continued) The professor seems to be more of a proponent of dictatorial tyranny than a Constitutional Law professor. The Constitution can be amended by a process that is defined within it, so there is no reason to shred, burn or otherwise scrap it.

The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals emphatically smacked down the crazy idea that the president has the power to make recess appointments while the Senate is not in recess.

"An interpretation of 'the Recess' that permits the President to decide when the Senate is in recess would demolish the checks and balances inherent in the advice-and-consent requirement, giving the President free rein to appoint his desired nominees at any time he pleases, whether that time be a weekend, lunch, or even when the Senate is in session and he is merely displeased with its inaction," Chief Judge David B. Sentelle wrote....