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Obama's Act of Constitutional Disobedience

ThasicAlambra Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 12:17 PM
Obama would just loe to give up on yhe Constitution. That way he could be 'El Presedente" for like.

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....