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Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Alaska Republican, told Ron Binz at a confirmation hearing Tuesday she won't be able to vote for him to head the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Mr. Binz has sought the help of lobbyists and former lobbyists to win the post. (ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS)

Sen. Lisa Murkowski, Alaska Republican, told Ron Binz at a confirmation hearing Tuesday she won't be able to vote for him to head the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. Mr. Binz has sought the help of lobbyists and former lobbyists to win the post. (ASSOCIATED PRESS PHOTOGRAPHS)

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Obama's biggest White House 'fails'

The Supreme Court’s recent stunning decision in the Hobby Lobby birth control mandate was a blow to President Obama’s White House. Here’s a look at some of his administration’s other lowlights.