Obama’s defeat on recess appointments : half a loaf is better than starving

June 26, 2014 | By TODD GAZIANO

Today’s Supreme Court ruling in National Labor Relations Board v. Noel Canning is a strange “split the baby” decision, bound to disappoint almost any serious scholar, even though it reached the right result on the claims at issue. A unanimous Court voted to invalidate President Obama’s controversial recess appointments of th ...