Thursday, January 22, 2009

Cabinet Spots Filling Up

As of the end of business yesterday, Obama's Cabinet is as follows. Please note that all appointments were confirmed by unanimous consent unless otherwise noted:

Steven Chu - Secretary of Energy
Hillary Clinton - Secretary of State (Confirmed by vote of 94-2)
Arne Duncan - Secretary of Education
Janet Napolitano - Secretary of Homeland Security
Peter Orszag - Director of OMB
Ken Salazar - Secretary of the Interior
Eric Shinseki - Secretary of Veterans Affairs
Thomas Vilsack - Secretary of Agriculture

Expect more confirmations in the coming week, including the controversial appointments of Timothy Geithner for Secretary of the Treasury and Eric Holder for Attorney-General.

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