Tag: Shredding the Constitution

The Administration’s Hubris Knows No Bounds

Recess appointments are, in and of themselves, constitutionally dubious. ┬áBut at least prior administrations have had the decency to make such appointments when Congress actually was in recess. ┬áThis administration doesn’t even bother with such quaint formalities. White House attorneys have concluded they have the legal authority to make a recess appointment despite Republican efforts