Justice Takes a Recess examines why and under what circumstances presidents use the recess appointment power to appoint judges to the Federal courts. The authors show that the use of the recess power upsets the carefully calculated separation of powers envisioned by the Framers, shifting power away from one branch of government towards another.However, as we have also seen, even as efficiency reasons decline, the oba vious reason behind the Recess Appointment Clause, presidents continue to make judicial recess appointments. Instead it became a strategic game, one that isanbsp;...
|Title||:||Justice Takes a Recess|
|Author||:||Scott E. Graves, Robert M. Howard|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2010-09-01|