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Obama Recess Appointment

Dave Jamieson

Biz Lobby 'Licking Its Chops' Over Recess Appointment Debacle

HuffingtonPost.com | Dave Jamieson | Posted 02.02.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The appeals court ruling striking down President Barack Obama's recess appointments to the federal labor board is barely a week old, but...

Bold Obama Move Gets Legal Backing

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 03.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The Justice Department is publicly rebutting Republican criticism of the legality of President Barack Obama's recent recess appoint...

Obama's Latest Moves Face Legal Questions

Posted 01.05.2012 | Politics

By Jeremy Pelofsky WASHINGTON--President Barack Obama's appointment of Richard Cordray to head the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau could b...

Jennifer Bendery

Bucking Senate Republicans, Obama Makes Bold Move

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a bold move sure to infuriate Republicans and possibly draw a court challenge, President Barack Obama announced Wednesday that he wil...

Jennifer Bendery

Obama Skips Chance To Appoint Richard Cordray To Consumer Protection Agency

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 01.03.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama chose not to use his authority to appoint Richard Cordray to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Tuesday,...