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    Washington Week: Focus on Obama's Executive Authorityi
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    February 02, 2014 8:27 PM
    A top Republican lawmaker is blasting U.S. President Barack Obama as “lawless” in his use of executive orders to advance policy goals in the absence of congressional action. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, additional clues are emerging as to whether or not 2014 will be a year of action in Washington, as the president urged in last week’s State of the Union address.

    Washington Week: Focus on Obama's Executive Authority

    Published February 02, 2014

    A top Republican lawmaker is blasting U.S. President Barack Obama as “lawless” in his use of executive orders to advance policy goals in the absence of congressional action. VOA’s Michael Bowman reports, additional clues are emerging as to whether or not 2014 will be a year of action in Washington, as the president urged in last week’s State of the Union address.


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