Reject Obama Power Grab In Noel Canning, GOP Senators Say
By Ben James
Law360, New York (November 27, 2013, 5:32 PM EST) -- All 45 Senate Republicans have recently urged the U.S. Supreme Court to affirm the D.C. Circuit's blockbuster Noel Canning ruling that three recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board were invalid, arguing that President Obama had claimed “unilateral appointment authority” that the Constitution's framers intentionally withheld.
Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell and 44 of his GOP colleagues filed one of a spate of amicus briefs that were lodged at the high court in the Noel Canning case Monday Nov. 25. On Wednesday afternoon, the docket...