Recess Appointments Timeline

07/17/2013: Federal appeals court ruled NLRB recess appointments unconstitutional.

06/24/2013: Supreme Court agreed to rule on recess appointments.

06/06/2013: Obama administration urged Supreme Court to limit review of recess appointments.

04/25/2013: Obama administration petitioned Supreme Court on recess appointments.

01/25/2013: Federal appeals court found Obama recess appointments unconstitutional.

01/13/2012: Two business groups challenged Obama's recess appointments.

01/13/2012: DOJ defended Obama's recess appointments.

 

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