Friday, November 9, 2018

NY Times trying to be cute calling Trump AG change unconstitutional


Poor NY Times is trying so hard to be relevant
in an age when their readership is at their lowest and their ownership is needs a passport to get into the country, Mexican national  Carlos Slim.
NY Times reports what now seems an eternity ago, the conservative law professor Steven Calabresi published an op-ed in The Wall Street Journal in May arguing that Robert Mueller’s appointment as special counsel was unconstitutional. His article got a lot of attention, and it wasn’t long before President Trump picked up the argument, tweeting that “the Appointment of the Special Counsel is totally UNCONSTITUTIONAL!”

Professor Calabresi’s article was based on the Appointments Clause of the Constitution, Article II, Section 2, Clause 2. Under that provision, so-called principal officers of the United States must be nominated by the president and confirmed by the Senate under its “Advice and Consent” powers.
He argued that Mr.


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