Obama may not be President yet, but Congress isn’t waiting around for him to get to work. This is a big week on Capitol Hill, with confirmation hearings for several cabinet members, plus the likely resolution of the Roland Burris question, and even some new legislation. Todd Zwillich, a reporter for Capitol News Connection, joins The Takeaway with an update.
"Just because everyone is feeling great about Barack Obama doesn't mean the Senate is in his pocket."
— Todd Zwillich on the U.S. Senate and their relationship with President-elect Obama