Tom Perez

Here’s what the Loop is reading Thursday:

— Obscure rules and fingerpointing are complicating the confirmation process for Labor Secretary nominee Tom Perez.

— One consideration in determining what military uniforms look like? The “CDI factor,” which stands for “chicks dig it.” Who says the military isn’t accommodating to women?

Here’s help from our pal, the Fact Checker, in parsing through Wednesday’s Benghazi hearing.