Read the Supreme Court’s Decision on Obama’s Recess Appointment Power


On Thursday, the Supreme Court struck a blow to the president’s ability to use recess appointments, rejecting his ability to sidestep pro-forma sessions of Congress. Read the court’s full opinion below:

 

 

 

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