Disapproving Recess Appointments (H.Res. 509) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned.

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Disapproving Recess Appointments

H.Res. 509: Disapproving of the President’s appointment of four officers or employees of the United States during a period when no recess of the Congress for a period of more than three days was authorized by concurrent resolution and expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that those appointments were made in violation of the Constitution.

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Disapproving Recess Appointments (H.Res. 509) was introduced in the 112th Congress, which has adjourned. It has not yet been reintroduced.

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The appointment of four officers or employees of the United States during a period when there was NO recess of the Congress was in direct violation to the U.S. Constitution. Once again, the White House has overstepped its authority and violated the Constitution that President Obama swore to uphold.

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