Thursday, October 9, 2008

Top News Of Year! Bush Forms Transition Team!

In the best news America has heard in awhile, George W. Bush has finally authorized his transition team to help the new President (Obama) to have a seamless transition!

WASHINGTON, Oct. 9, 2008 (Reuters) — President George W. Bush on Thursday established a transition team to help the new president elected in November and his administration as they prepare to enter the White House.

Democratic presidential nominee Senator Barack Obama (L) (D-IL) and Republican presidential nominee Senator John McCain (R) (R-AZ) greet each other at the beginning of the presidential debate at Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee October 7, 2008. REUTERS/Rick Wilking

The order is aimed at ensuring "a seamless presidential transition," White House spokeswoman Dana Perino said.

"This is especially important as our nation is fighting a war, dealing with a financial crisis and working to protect ourselves from future terrorist attacks," she said.

Bush's executive order set up the "Presidential Transition Coordinating Council" which will be headed by White House Chief of Staff Josh Bolten and include White House officials who deal with national security, counterterrorism and economic policy.

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