Breaking news: Sebelius confirmed as HHS secretary

The Senate today confirmed Kansas Gov. Kathleen Sebelius as secretary of Health and Human Services, on Barack Obama’s 99th day as president. Sebelius, who was sworn in this evening, is the last member of Obama’s Cabinet to win confirmation, and it’s not a moment too soon, as someone has to deal with the outbreak of swine flu that has some people panicked.

Here is what Reuters had to say.

Now that we have an HHS secretary, we need people to head all the department’s agencies. Stay tuned.