From delaying key elements of his signature health care law to failing to enforce laws that he disagrees with, critics have accused President Obama of executive overreach.
So while the president was busy completing his March Madness bracket, we put together a "Constitutional Madness" bracket, pitting all of President Obama's constitutional violations against each other. Now we're asking America: Which one of the president's constitutional violations is the worst of all?
The Final Four are set. Here's your chance to vote for which two violations should square off in the final!
EAST WINNER vs. NORTH WINNER
Forcing taxpayers to violate religious conscience by funding abortion through ObamaCare vs. Using the IRS to suppress Tea Party free speech
• Under ObamaCare, employers must offer health plans must with a range of services at no extra charge, including all forms of birth control for women that have been approved by federal regulators.
• The Internal Revenue Service singled out conservative groups applying for non-profit status for closer scrutiny in the months leading up to the 2012 election.
WEST WINNER vs. SOUTH WINNER
White House 'kill list' includes Americans without due process vs. Asserting executive privilege over Fast and Furious investigative documents
• In 2012 the New York Times reported that the president weekly reviews a "secret kill" list, personally decides who should be killed.
• After refusing to provide turn over 1,300 documents subpeoned by the House Oversight Committee investigation into the Fast & Furious scandal. The president asserted executive privilege over the documents in a last-ditch effort to prevent Attorney General Eric Holder from being held in contempt.