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NLRB v. Noel Canning
Citation:134 S. Ct. 2250 (2014)
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The Senate was in recess pursuant to a resolution that provided for a series of brief recesses punctuated by pro forma sessions with “no business . . . transacted” twice a week for a specified period of time. During this recess, the President made appointments of individuals to federal office that would ordinarily require the advice and consent of the Senate.
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