• Democratic strategist Karl Frisch calls in at 9am ET / 6am PT to talk about the ramifications of Tuesday’s elections

Rep. Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) calls in at 10:30am ET / 7:30am PT to talk about how Congress will change after this week’s elections

Frangela• Comedy duo Frangela joins us in the Los Angeles Bureau at 11am ET / 8am PT

• In the wake of a major Dem defeat in the midterm elections, President Obama vowed cooperation with the GOP to move the country forward in the final two years of his presidency. “The American people sent a message… they expect the people they elect to work as hard as they do,” Mr. Obama said.

• Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Kentucky, who will presumably serve as majority leader once Republicans take over the Senate next year, assured reporters Wednesday that he can make the Senate function again — even with all the “sharp elbows and big egos” to manage.

• President Obama on Tuesday asked Congress to approve an extra $6.18 billion in emergency spending to combat the Ebola virus. The funding, he said in a letter to Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) would be used in Africa, to improve domestic readiness against the disease and speed up the testing of vaccines.