Are you looking to see politicians stand up for what they believe in? Then I suggest you rent "Mr. Smith Goes to Washington." Otherwise here is an updated schedule for hearings and votes next week on HRH French flag.gifPresident-elect Barack Obama's nominations. To watch the hearings as they are happening tune into the Committee websites or CSPAN.org

Timothy F. Geithner, nominee for Secretary of the Treasury

Hearing date: January 21st, 2009

10:00 A.M.

Location: Senate Finance Committee

Ray LaHood, nominee for Secretary of Transportation

Hearing date: January 21st, 2009

2:00 P.M.

Location: Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Scheduled committee vote on Susan Rice, nominee for Ambassador to the United Nations

Vote date: January 23rd, 2009

2:30 P.M.

Location: Senate Foreign Relations Committee

James B. Steinberg, nominee for Deputy Secretary of the Department of State;

Jacob J. Lew, nominee for Deputy Secretary for Management and Resources of the Department of State

Hearing date: January 24th, 2009

2:30 P.M.

Location: Senate Foreign Relations Committee