Issa Brings Resolution To Slam Obama Over Recess Picks

Law360, New York (March 30, 2012, 6:05 PM EDT) -- Rep. Darrell Issa, R-Calif., on Friday introduced a resolution slamming President Barack Obama for making recess appointments in January to the National Labor Relations Board and Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, saying that Congress never took a long enough break to allow the appointments.

In the resolution, Issa contends that since neither the House nor the Senate was off duty for more than three consecutive days, Obama was unauthorized under the U.S. Constitution to appoint a head for the newly created CFPB and three new members for...
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