- Former Democratic Senate leader Tom Daschle talks about the current state of homeland security and other issues during an internet webcast at the Center for American Progress in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2006. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
UPDATE: Sen. Tom Daschle has withdrawn him name from contention for HHS Secretary. President Obama says he's accepted the decision "with sadness and regret."
Original post as follows:
If youread the editorial pages of your choice newspaper you probably heard a cryfor former Senator Tom Daschle to take himself out of the running for his cabinet position. We want to know what you think.