The White House on Wednesday threatened to veto a pair of Republican bills that would impose new limits on the president’s executive powers.
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The Enforce the Law Act, sponsored by Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), would allow the House or Senate to file a lawsuit against the president for failing to “take care that the laws be faithfully executed.” Under the law, the challenges would go to a three-judge federal district court panel, with appeals fast-tracked to the Supreme Court.

Gowdy told The Washington Times that President Obama’s “disregard for the law” had “reached an unprecedented level from a constitutional perspective.”

This bill “will give Congress the authority to defend this branch of government as the framers and our fellow citizens would expect,” he said.

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