11/08/2008 11:16 am ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

The Obama Cabinet - What a Progressive Team Looks Like

Lots of speculation swirls about who will be in Obama's cabinet, and who should be. In These Times magazine's October cover story solicited suggestions from leading progressive writers and thinkers about who would be best for an Obama cabinet.

Though the specific list of 22 people are just a suggestion, it lays down some markers about what a progressive cabinet might look like. Read the article here. Since everyone is speculating about Obama's Treasury nominee and wondering who might be a credible progressive choice, here's a preview of the magazine's suggestion for that post: Harvard's Elizabeth Warren.

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Use the comments section here to float your ideas for a progressive cabinet.