Transition planning is necessary, because 43% Cabinet secretaries, deputy secretaries and undersecretaries during the Clinton, George W. Bush and Obama administrations have left within the first six months of the second presidential term, according to new data from the Partnership for Public Service.
The Senior Executive Service must be allowed to play a key role in change and reorganization.
Though this has been one of the longest presidential transitions in recent history, the Partnership for Public Service it hasn’t been so unusual. It has published a how-to guide for political transitions based on some of the lessons learned.
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President Barack Obama’s nominee for deputy director for management at the Office of Management and Budget told a Senate Committee he’s ready to be a “front line leader” for the presidential transition if he gets the job.
Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) told the Federal Drive with Tom Temin that averting a government shutdown on Dec. 11 weighs heavily on minds as the House mulls its options for a new speaker.