Out of nowhere the courts just removed the President's power of recess appointments
Just a reminder that the obstructionist Republicans in the Senate have prevented Obama's appointees from assuming their jobs, leaving as much as a third of the appointed seats vacant.
And their allies in the courts have gone a step further.
The other news, while not as big, is nonetheless quite serious: The decision would seem to void any action taken by the NLRB since last January. It will take some time to get a better handle on what that means, but you can imagine the chaos and confusion that could create.