The Confab -- Feb. 6, 2009

What's up with Obama's vetters? Can he get this economic stimulus package passed? The Root's Deputy Editor Terence Samuel and Washington Reporter Dayo Olopade, along with contributing writer Sam Fulwood weigh in on the state of Mr. Obama's Washington.     * Podcast production by Abdullah Rufus. * Podcast theme music by Timothy Morrison. 

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