The Republicans dragged it out, but she hung in there. They don't like her, never did for Labor Secretary and her stand for card-check. But she has finally been confirmed.
As Congress Matters reports, Hilda Solis has been confirmed by the Senate in an 80-17 vote.
The nays were Bond, Bunning, Burr, Coburn, Cornyn, Crapo, DeMint, Ensign, Inhofe, Kyl, Risch, Roberts, Sessions, Shelby, Thune, Vitter and Wicker.