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CLIP: Presidential Transfer of Power

AIR DATE: Monday, November 28, 2016

Max Stier talked about President-elect Donald Trump's preparations to take office in January, including key appointments and challenges facing the incoming administration.



  • Video Clip: President Obama Meeting with Donald Trump(11/10/16 – 3:47)
    President Obama and President-elect Donald Trump met for transition talks at the White House. President Obama said that his number one priority was to have a transition that “ensures our president-elect is successful.
  • Video Clip: President Obama on Presidential Transition (11/09/16 – 1:22)
    President Obama delivered a statement at the White House on the results of the 2016 election, in which he promised a smooth transition to a Trump administration in January.
  • Video Clip: Presidential Transitions after an Election (07/11/16 – 4:59)
    Mack McLarty, former White House Chief of Staff for Bill Clinton, talked about the process of transition after an election, and the president-elect moving from the mindset of daily campaigning to one of governance.


  • Max Stier
    President and CEO
    Partnership for Public Service
KEYWORDS: Presidential Transition, Campaigns & Elections, Executive Branch, President-Elect, Donald Trump, Appointments, Cabinet