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U.S. Presidential Transition (2009)

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  • Report: Richardson in the State mix, too

     
    Tossing a bit of confusion into the Hillary to State speculation, there's now a report that Bill Richardson, NM governor and also a State candidate, had his own face-to-face meeting with Obama in Chicago today: "President-elect Barack Obama met Friday.......
  • Obama's rivals: Clinton and more, close

     
    by Christi Parsons WASHINGTON -- They were bitter rivals during the campaign, but the newly elected U.S. president from Illinois said all along he wasn't looking for a team of allies. "These are the most able men in the country,"......
  • Global leaders vow to avert another crisis

     
    by Mark Silva The leaders of the world's industrial powers have concluded a hasty summit on a global economic crisis with a commitment to strengthen regulation of financial markets, bolster international monetary funds and avert any new trade barriers.......
  • Obama names more WH staffers

     
    by Christi Parsons Barack Obama's team this morning named Phil Schiliro to serve as the president's assistant for legislative affairs, a key position for the Capitol Hill veteran and campaign advisor. The announcement also makes official the...
  • Ten for a Friday: HillRod for State?

     
    Sen. Hillary Rodham Clinton, whose judgment and credentials on foreign affairs were criticized by Obama during the campaign, is now a strong candidate as his choice for Secretary of State. She was in Chicago yesterday. Despite Democrats' enthusiasm for......
  • Hillary rumors abound: Secretary of State? (Updated)

     
    A wisp of a rumor has been around all day that maybe Sen. Clinton would become Secretary of State. Now, with not a lot of solid support, it seems to have reached epidemic proportions on CNN, the Washington Post,......
  • Hillary Clinton: Secretary of State?

     
    by John McCormick and Rick Pearson Senior officials with President-elect Barack Obama's transition team said late Thursday that Sen. Hillary Clinton would be an asset to the new administration, but declined to confirm reports she was under consideration...
  • Kennedy as U.S. EPA choice? He has local history

     
    With Robert F. Kennedy Jr. reported early on to be a possible pick as environmental secretary in the coming Obama administration, questions have been raised about the degree to which Kennedy over the years has backed up his environmental......
  • Will Bill Clinton sink Hillary's SoS hopes?

     
    by Frank James If you're President-elect Barack Obama and you're looking for a good excuse not to appoint Sen. Hillary Clinton to your cabinet, former President Bill Clinton is a godsend. The Obama campaign has reportedly been spending time vetting......
  • Video: Obama on global warming

     
    Obama's transition office ships a global warming video to a Schwarzenegger climate change conference:......
  • Video: Transparency, or propaganda?

     
    Here's a video distributed by Obama's transition, which in theory is designed to engage and involve voters, and comes with an invitation for feedback. A couple of thoughts: 1. It's really just a dull press release. But somehow dull press......
  • Bill Clinton shifts stance to help Hillary

     
    by Frank James Former President Bill Clinton is reportedly willing to accept limits on his charitable and money-making activities if that will clear the way for President-elect Sen. Barack Obama to nominate Hillary Clinton as secretary of state. As the......