February 28th, 2009
05:59 PM ET
14 years ago

Officials: Sebelius to be Obama's pick for HHS

[cnn-photo-caption image= http://i2.cdn.turner.com/cnn/2008/images/07/30/art.sebelius.gi.jpg caption="President Obama will announce Kanasas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius as his pick for HHS, sources say."]

WASHINGTON (CNN) -President Barack Obama on Saturday asked Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius to be his nominee for Health and Human Services secretary, according to two White House officials.

The officials told CNN that Obama is expected to make the announcement Monday afternoon. The officials asked not to be named because the announcement has not yet been made.

Filed under: Kathleen Sebelius • President Obama
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  1. survivor

    Sounds like an intelligent choice – sorry to hear that Kansas may lose possible dem senator in 2010 – I used to live in KS loved the wheatfields and sunsets!

    March 1, 2009 08:19 pm at 8:19 pm |
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