The latest news on Obama transition
Duncan is Barack Obama's pick to head the Education Department.
We have the suggestions from the religious groups Obama's been meeting with.
The respected Washington figure would bring new oversight and might smooth relations with Congress.
A few bumps in the road have appeared for President-elect Obama.
The New Mexico governor withdrew his name from consideration as Obama's commerce secretary.
Obama needs to persuade the Democrats and the GOP to pass the tax cuts quickly.
The transition team phoned Tony Perkins but was told he was unavailable until the new year.
The president-elect and his staff have held about 15 meetings so far with religious groups.
Steven Chu is President-elect Obama's pick for energy secretary.
Bush, Clinton, Carter, and other ex-presidents can testify how quickly grace periods end.