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Stephanie Condon, Is Obama Overstepping His Bounds with Executive Actions?, CBS News, Jan. 28, 2014

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C. Boyden Gray, former White House Counsel under President George H.W. Bush, is representing groups that are challenging the constitutionality of Cordray’s appointment — made the same day as the NLRB appointments. Gray himself was recess-appointed to serve as U.S. ambassador to the European Union in 2006, but in a brief filed with the Supreme Court in the NLRB case, Gray argues the executive branch’s interpretation of recess-appointment powers has become increasingly aggressive.


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