Presidential Appointments Vetting Guide: Precedents, Authorities, and Case Studies
July 1, 2020
Publication Type: Research and Publications
Publication Tags: Appointments,Ethics,Financial Disclosure,Office of Government Ethics,Vetting
This document, prepared by the Partnership’s Center for Presidential Transition and the law firms, of Steptoe & Johnson and Holland & Knight, collects historical examples of decisions previous administrations have made when vetting prospective political appointees. It includes updates for the 2020 presidential transition cycle.