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  • fishnman1973 fishnman1973 Jan 29, 2013 5:26 AM Flag

    Court to Obama - Unconstitutional

    Obama recess appointments found unconstitutional and illegal by the Federal Appeals Court.

    In a case freighted with major constitutional implications, a federal appeals court on Friday overturned President Obama’s controversial recess appointments from last year, ruling he abused his powers and acted when the Senate was not actually in a recess.

    The three-judge panel’s ruling is a major blow to Mr. Obama. The judges ruled that the appointments he made to the National Labor Relations Board are illegal, and hence the five-person board did not have a quorum to operate.

    They said Mr. Obama erred when he said he could claim the power to determine when he could make appointments
    (Words of a wanna-be dictator)

    “Allowing the president to define the scope of his own appointments power would eviscerate the Constitution’s separation of powers,” the judges said in their opinion.

    washingtontimes jan25

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