Obama nominates Sebelius as Health secretary
Sat Feb 28, 2009 5:42pm EST
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama will nominate Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius to head the Department of Health and Human Services, a U.S. official said on Saturday.
Sebelius has accepted Obama's offer and the president will formally announce the nomination on Monday afternoon at the White House, the official said, speaking on condition of anonymity.
Update: Firedoglake has same info, adds that Rahm's brother, Dr. Ezekial, may be up for Health Czar (WH position on healthcare).