Senate Panel Backs Penny Pritzker's Cabinet NominationPenny Pritzker’s nomination to be the next Commerce Secretary advanced to the full Senate on Monday, following the unanimous approval of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
Walter's Perspective: President's Cabinet Male-HeavyCBS 2's Walter Jacobson says the Commander-in-Chief's Cabinet stands to lose any sense of gender balance in his second term.
Emanuel Defends Diversity Of His Top AidesMayor Rahm Emanuel deflected criticism on Monday that his cabinet lacks racial diversity.
Emanuel Putting Together Financial Team To Bring Fiscal StabilityFaced with a worsening budget picture, Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel is putting a financial team together to make the tough decisions to bring fiscal stability.
Emanuel Wants Full Cabinet In Time For InaugurationRahm Emanuel said Thursday that he wants to have a full cabinet in place by the time he takes office as mayor of Chicago, including a new superintendent for the Chicago Police Department.