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Thursday, September 30, 2010

Senate Pro Forma Sessions Set Up To Stop Obama From Making Recess Appointments

Via The Hill:

Senate Democrats struck a deal Wednesday night with Republicans to keep President Obama from making recess appointments while Congress is out of town campaigning for the midterm elections.

Democratic leaders have agreed to schedule pro-forma sessions of the Senate every week over the next six weeks, a move that will prevent Obama from making emergency appointments, according to Senate sources briefed on the talks.

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I guess the mouse will not being playing while the cats are away this time.