The Monkey Cage: presidential power


Posted at 06:14 PM ET, 01/29/2014

The unilateral president? An addendum.

President Obama has issued fewer executive orders, but he has a multitude of other administrative tools.

By Andrew Rudalevige  |  06:14 PM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  executive orders, Obama, presidential power, State of the Union address

Posted at 12:45 AM ET, 01/29/2014

SOTU 2014: Another Laundry List After All

The president promised a unilateral wonderland, but delivered the usual laundry list.

By Andrew Rudalevige  |  12:45 AM ET, 01/29/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Obama, presidential power, State of the Union address

Posted at 07:59 PM ET, 01/28/2014

The SOTU Agenda: Avoiding Congress, on Capitol Hill

The State of the Union address is usually a laundry list of legislative proposals. Will it help Obama to make it about executive power instead?

By Andrew Rudalevige  |  07:59 PM ET, 01/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  executive order, Obama, presidential power, State of the Union address

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 01/13/2014

Is Recess Over?

The Supreme Court is about to consider recess appointments. Here’s what you need to know.

By Andrew Rudalevige  |  01:13 PM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NLRB v Canning, presidential power, recess appointments, Senate, Supreme Court