Filling Senate Seats

Filling Senate Seats

Governors could appoint four new members of the Senate in the coming months, all in the shadow of the Blagojevich scandal in Illinois. Who might get the seats without a single vote cast, and the latest on Minnesota's efforts to determine...

Governors could appoint four new members of the Senate in the coming months, all in the shadow of the Blagojevich scandal in Illinois. Who might get the seats without a single vote cast, and the latest on Minnesota's efforts to determine the final undecided Senate election.

Guests

Charles Mahtesian

national politics editor, Politico

Thomas Mann

senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and co-author of
"The Broken Branch: How Congress Is Failing America and How To Get It Back On Track"

Lynn Sweet

Washington bureau chief, "Chicago Sun-Times" and columnist at politicsdaily.com.

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