Senate votes to confirm Geithner

New Hampshire Republican Senator Judd Gregg says he recognizes some of the concerns about past actions by newly confirmed Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, but it’s clear to him that Geithner has the qualifications and experience for the job.

Midday Newscast: January 26, 2009

Sen. Bernie Sanders says the United States is headed for a depression unless Congress acts now on an economic stimulus package; far fewer businesses were started in Vermont last year … and the number that folded began to rise; more…