An Obama official worked Sunday to downplay Gov. Bill Richardson's withdrawal as Commerce Secretary, saying it wasn't as if the country's Treasury Secretary had withdrawn.
Here's that story from Politico.com. Also, this story from Political Punch suggests Richardson wasn't forthcoming to Obama with information about the investigation. . .
So what now for Santa Fe? Look for fallout at the Capitol and all across state government as plans get changed -- again -- before one of the most important legislative sessions. More on the changes here.