Presidential Transition

Paul Light talked about the status of the Bush-Obama transition, past transitions, the needs of the federal work force, accountability… read more

Paul Light talked about the status of the Bush-Obama transition, past transitions, the needs of the federal work force, accountability issues in federal agencies, and the composition of the Obama Cabinet so far. Professor Light wrote a recent Washington Post opinion piece discussing the credentials of Obama appointments, including “concerns are growing that his cabinet and White House staff will tilt heavily toward elitism.” Professor Light responded to telephone calls and electronic mail. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Dec 15, 2008

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  • Dec 15, 2008 | 7:35am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 15, 2008 | 10:04am EST | C-SPAN 1
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