What Next for the NLRB?
Marking the end of a long-running debate over its legitimacy, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has a full board of five Senate confirmed members for the first time in a decade. ...more
Last week, as part of an agreement between Senate Democrats and Republicans to avoid the "nuclear option" of eliminating the filibuster for executive branch nominations, President Obama agreed to withdraw the pending...more
The drama surrounding President Barack Obama’s recess appointments to the National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) took an unexpected twist this week as the President announced his intention to nominate three new members....more
On April 9, 2013, President Obama announced his intention to nominate three members to the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), renominating current Democratic NLRB Chairman Mark Gaston Pearce, whose term expires on August...more
Richard Cordray was renominated today by President Obama to serve as CFPB Director for a five-year term. The President’s recess appointment of Mr. Cordray only allows him to serve as CFPB Director until the end of this year....more