In their latest line of attack on President Obama, Republicans are now saying he has a "lawless presidency."
The phrase evokes images of a Wild West where anything goes.
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) told ABC News that the president's embrace of executive orders to get things done is "creating a dangerous trend which is contrary to the Constitution."
The Washington Post notes that, in fact, Obama has taken fewer such actions than any president since Grover Cleveland in the late 1800s.
Ryan responded, "It's not the number of executive orders, it's the scope of the executive orders....