President Barack Obama, center, makes a statement to the media before the start of a meeting with his Cabinet on Nov. 28, 2012. Jacquelyn Martin/AP hide caption toggle caption Jacquelyn Martin/AP Opinion Political Junkie Monday Was All About Obama. Now All He Needs Is A Cabinet. January 22, 2013 The President has been inaugurated. Now comes the hard part — getting his agenda through Congress. He also needs to fill the upcoming vacancies in his Cabinet.