Trump administration officially launches transition process ~ #REUTERS:

On Monday, the Trump administration officially acknowledged that Joe Biden won the election and therefore has the right to access the resources provided for the transition period until January 20, when the president-elect is expected to lend. oath.

In a letter to the former vice president, General Service Administration (GSA) manager Emily Murphy wrote: “I have determined that you can access post-election resources and services.”

Specifically, she writes, Mr. Biden will have $ 6.3 million available, plus $ 1 million for the orientation and onboarding of the incoming team.

The move paves the way for the transition to begin and allows Biden to coordinate day-to-day management plans with federal agencies until the handover.

In addition to having access to the funds allocated for the transition, the Biden team can now request character inquiries for people who are being considered for key positions.


Source: Reuters-VOA.


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