Publications

No matter the upcoming election outcome, time to start preparing for presidential transition

November 7, 2019

Publication Type: In the News

41% of top Trump officials appointed in his first year have left

November 7, 2019

Publication Type: In the News

Center for Presidential Transition gears up for 2020 election with new data on second term poilitical appointments and new director David Marchick

November 7, 2019

Publication Type: News Release

2020 programming will reinforce the Center as the ‘go to’ nonpartisan source for presidential transition expertise WASHINGTON – Roughly one year from Election Day, the nonprofit, nonpartisan Partnership for Public Service launched its 2020 transition efforts for the Center for Presidential Transition – the nation’s premier source of information and resources to help presidential candidates...

Cabinet turnover after re-election highlights the need for 2nd-term transition planning

November 6, 2019

Cabinet turnover after re-election highlights the need for 2nd-term transition planning

Second-term presidents are faced with monumental challenges and need to be prepared for changes in critical leadership jobs. New data compiled by the Partnership for Public Service’s Center for Presidential Transition shows that the last three presidents each experienced significant Cabinet-level turnover soon after their 2nd inauguration.

Senate throws hundreds of Trump nominees into limbo

January 4, 2019

Publication Type: In the News

The Senate has sent hundreds of nominations back to the White House, throwing their fate into limbo. 

Makeup of Cabinet is creating more hurdles for Trump

January 3, 2019

Publication Type: In the News

President Donald Trump’s Cabinet is increasingly stocked with temporary stand-ins and Washington insiders with deep ties to the industries they regulate, complicating Trump’s ability to govern as he approaches the most perilous period of his presidency and opening up his advisers to conflict-of-interest investigations by resurgent Democrats.

A Love-hate relationship

December 3, 2018

Publication Type: In the News

To say that federal workers were unenthusiastic about President Donald Trump on the day of his election, 25 months ago, would be an understatement.

Appointee abyss

November 15, 2018

Publication Type: In the News

Publication Topic: Modernize Management Systems,Presidential Transition

APPOINTEE ABYSS: As the 115th Congress approaches its end, key executive-branch positions remain vacant or without permanent leadership at agencies that make employment and immigration policy. With members of Congress set to go home Dec. 14 (barring unforeseen developments), unconfirmed nominees risk having to start the nomination process all over again. Here’s a rundown of those...