Reid and Pelosi play high-stakes chicken.
Hilda Solis’ committee approval clears the way for a full Senate vote.
The vote to confirm the embattled former Raytheon lobbyist was overwhelming, 93 to 4.
MoveOn whacks him for missing the stimulus cloture vote to attend a conservative gathering.
Several lawmakers are saying enough is enough with governors and their hand-picked senators.
White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs speaking to reporters.
Blagojevich accuses some of Illinois lawmakers of cheating on their wives and drinking to excess.
Harry Reid talks about the stimulus with three Republicans who voted for it.
Some would like money cut by the Senate.
Bill Ayers suggests a title for a joint talk show with Sarah Palin.