National Labor Relations Board

Irrational Obama-Era Labor Regulations Overturned

Irrational decisions by Obama's National Labor Relations Board, such as striking down a Hooters franchise policy requiring employees to be polite to co-workers and guests, have been overturned by the Trump board.

Part One: The PIG Gobbles Thanksgiving Bounty

In a three-part series themed on George Orwell’s Animal Farm a Northern Virginia Tea Party patriot shows how progressives, far from being ascendant, have sown the seeds of future electoral losses. In Part One, the author argues that while Barack Obama is correctly perceived as a threat to our nation’s Constitutional order, he is merely the “out-product” of a system that has been built for 100 years by the progressive movement in America.

SCOTUS: Obama Recess Appointments Unlawful

Lawrence Hurley, Thomson/Reuters

The US Supreme Court delivered a blow to Obama by cutting back the power of the president to temporarily fill senior gov't posts without Sen. approval, which will constrain future presidents.

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.

Rigged Deal For Ousted NLRB Noms

Labor Union Report, Red State

The Sen. deal cut by R’s and D’s to avoid the “nuclear option” keeps improving for union bosses. It was rigged.

Nuclear Option Evaded? NLRB Noms Out

Burgess Everett, John Bresnahan and Manu Raju, Politico

Senators have tentatively agreed to retain the filibuster if two NLRB nominees are replaced and voted upon.