SIDEBAR - Tom Rice scorecard

According to Rep. Rice's website, H.Res. 442: Stop This Overreaching Presidency Resolution "directs the House to institute legal action to require the President to comply with the law. This resolution does not require a vote in the Senate."

EXECUTIVE ORDERS BY PRESIDENT

Barack Obama (Dem., 2009 - ): 168

George W. Bush (Rep., 2001 - 2009): 291

Bill Clinton (Dem., 1993 - 2001): 364

Gerald R. Ford (Rep., 1974 - 1977): 169

Franklin D. Roosevelt (Dem., 1933 - 1945): 3,522

Abraham Lincoln (Rep., 1861 - 1865): 48

George Washington (Ind., 1789 - 1797): 8