Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.
On Monday, the justices of the Supreme Court were very busy issuing orders and approving petitions.
On December 2, the headline on businessweek.com read: “Boehner Leads Drive to Take Away Obama Power to Issue Rules.” Seems the Speaker of the House wants to preserve to Congress the right to sign off on any rule promulgated by an executive branch agency that would cost more than $100 million to the businesses to be regulated.
The 10th anniversary of the opening of the Guantanamo Bay Detention Facility was Wednesday.
The House of Representatives voted down the latest proposal for a balanced budget amendment on November 18.
In the next phase of its litigious campaign to perpetuate the constitutionally unsupportable position that the federal government has exclusive authority in all matters of immigration policy, the Obama administration has sued the state of Utah over its recently enacted anti-immigration law.