"Trump has been talking privately about how he might replace Sessions and possibly sidestep Senate oversight, four people familiar with the issue said."
The SCOTUS' decision to strike down President Obama's recess appointments to the NLRB in NLRB v. Noel Canning gave us another reason to vote in November.
Republicans seem intent on jumping the shark. This time they are staking a lot of political capital on a battle to disable the CFPB and its director Richard Cordray.
The Republican Party is crying power grab, but even with the recess appointment of Richard Cordray, Obama has made fewer recess appointments than Reagan, Clinton, and both Bushes.
President Obama kicked off 2012 by using the recess appointment of Richard Cordray to head the CFPB as an opening to hammer Republicans for opposing consumer financial protections.