Executive Power

The Corruption of the Supreme Court Democrats

It was clear from yesterday’s hearings that the Democratic appointees to the Supreme Court do not believe the Constitution limits the President’s executive power, as long as there’s a Democrat in the White House.

Poll: 60% Believe Obama Overstepping Authority

Ed Morrissey, Hot Air

How did the State of the Union speech declaring Obama's intent to make 2014 a year of unilateral action play with the public? According to a recent poll, not terribly well. Mixed into deep economic pessimism is a majority opinion that Obama is doing too much instead of too little.

Obama's Use of Exec. Power Faces Reckoning at SCOTUS

Kevin Bogardus and Ben Goad, The Hill

Nothing less than the boundaries of executive power are at stake Monday, as the Supreme Court considers whether Obama violated the Constitution during his first term. Oral arguments will center on a trio of recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board that were deemed unconstitutional by lower courts.