Supreme Court Eyes The President's Power To Say 'You're Fired!'

Posted on AllSides March 3rd, 2020
From The Left
SCOTUS, CFPB, Donald Trump

At the U.S. Supreme Court Tuesday, the Trump administration is seeking to make it easier for the president to call in the heads of the nation's independent agencies and say those words he was famous for on TV: "You're fired!" In particular, the administration is asking the court to restrict or reverse a decision that dates back nearly a century, and that has been repeatedly reaffirmed.

In the short run, the fate of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau hangs in the balance. In the long run, so too could the...

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https://www.npr.org/2020/03/03/810322976/supreme-court-eyes-the-presidents-power-to-say-you-re-fired

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