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Inside the Transition: Technology, Innovation and Government Reform

The Obama Administation's commitment to reform and transparency is embodied by the one of the Transition's most dynamic groups -- the TIGR (Technology, Innovation and Government Reform) Team. read more...

From Lady Liberty to renewable energy

Just a few days before his inauguration as the 44th President of the United States, Barack Obama stopped in Bedford Heights, Ohio, to visit the Cardinal Fastener factory there.  read more...

Our democratic tradition

In his final weekly address before assuming office, President-elect Barack Obama speaks about the upcoming Inauguration activities, a tradition at the heart of our democracy. read more...

Wrapping up the Citizen’s Briefing Book

Michael Strautmanis, Director of Public Liaison and Intergovernmental Affairs for the Transition, thanks you for all your great ideas and comments. The Citizen's Briefing Book will be open for ideas, comments, and voting until Sunday at 6pm.  read more...

Inside the Transition: More behind-the-scenes videos from the Office of Public Liaison

Watch the videos and let us know your perspective on what the Obama Administration's priorities should be. read more...

Citizen’s Briefing Book: Brian Deese reacts

Transition Economic policy team member Brian Deese reacts to some of the ideas posted on the Citizen's Briefing Book.  read more...

Citizen’s Briefing Book: Tom Daschle reacts

Secretary-designate of Health and Human Services, Tom Daschle, takes a look at your top ideas to the Citizen's Briefing Book. read more...

Open Government

To change this country, we're counting on Americans from every walk of life to get involved. Tell us how an experience in your life showed you something that is right or something that is wrong with this country -- and share your ideas for how to make it better.

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Your Administration

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President-elect and the Vice President-elect.

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Transition Directory

GSA Transition Directory

GSA Transition Directory

The Transition Directory was developed to introduce members of the Transition and the incoming Administration to the Federal government resources available to them.