Recess Appointment on Townhall

Sarah Jean Seman - Mon Jan 13

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear an oral argument Monday regarding the constitutionality of President Obama’s recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board. ... more

Phyllis Schlafly - Tue Jan 24

Barack Obama's latest unconstitutional action is his attempt to make four so-called recess appointments to high-level, well-paying jobs in the federal bureaucracy when the Senate was not in recess. ... more

Erik Telford - Sun Jan 15

In 2008, Barack Obama was swept into the White House in large part due to public opposition to President Bush’s heavy-handed use of executive power and accusations that he had circumvented Congress - a constant criticism employed by candidate Obama on the stump. ... more

Robert Knight - Tue Jan 10

Well, the Obama Administration just topped that by essentially declaring the U.S. Constitution "inoperative." ... more

Fred Wszolek - Mon Jan 9

President sacrifices jobs for payback. ... more

Dan Holler - Mon Jan 9

Pretty much everyone has weighed in on President Obama’s so-called “recess” appointments, and there is widespread agreement amongst conservative legal experts that the move was blatantly unconstitutional; nothing more than a brazen political power grab. ... more

Michelle Malkin - Fri Jan 6

Here is the operating motto of the Obama White House: "So let it be written, so let it be done!" Like Yul Brynner's Pharaoh Ramses character in Cecil B. DeMille's "The Ten Commandments," the demander in chief stands with arms akimbo issuing daily edicts to his constitution-subverting minions with an imperious wave of his hand. His entourage of insatiable usurpers never rests. ... more

Jonah Goldberg - Fri Jan 6

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, a man whose political success is largely attributable to the aura of befuddled incompetence he uses to disarm his adversaries, was a failed Watergate baby. ... more