Court rules Obama's recess picks are illegal

Court rules Obama's recess picks are illegal

January 25, 2013
Originally published in The Los Angeles Times

"We think it's likely his recess appointment is going to meet the same fate," said Sam Kazman, general counsel of the Competitive Enterprise Institute, a conservative think tank challenging the appointment. "I think there's a good argument to be made, though by no means is it a slam dunk, that it may well invalidate some of the CFPB's actions during the time he's been there."