That happened today.
Chuck Hagel has the rare distinction of being vetted by both Dick Cheney and President Obama.
In his defense, he did try to pick a woman.
Heilemann speaks on the Hagel outcry.
Chuck Hagel will also be selected today as secretary of Defense.
Let the real fighting begin!
Unofficially, it's well underway.
Yup, this is not a surprise.
Congressman Tim Scott will be appointed to the Senate.
She withdrew her name from consideration this afternoon.
The South Carolina senator is leaving the Senate to head a think tank in January.
The strange strategy of a John Kerry's potential nomination as Secretary of Defense.
She's tired of the uncompromising Senate body.
Snow puns! Seriously though, this is big news.
He's retiring at the end of his term.
Gary Knell will take over the media organization in December.
It has something to do with smashing a phone and grabbing his wife.
John Bryson co-founded the National Resources Defense Council.
He'll be replaced by Hearst's Cathleen Black.