Presidential transition graphics

Following the election, Kevin Schaul and I quickly turned our sights on the presidential transition. Working with Partnership for Public Service, we tracked presidential appointments at the Cabinet and sub-Cabinet levels.

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On the eve of Senate confirmation hearings, we worked to provide some context for our readers. We aimed to answer two questions: What is going on? and How long will the nominations take?

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Bonnie Berkowitz and I built this post to show the scale of the transition across the government, with thousands of presidentially appointed positions.

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