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Biden highlights transition roadblocks

by Tim Lamer
Posted 12/28/20, 06:00 pm

President-elect Joe Biden said some leaders in the Trump administration aren’t working enough with his incoming administration in transition efforts. In remarks before the press from Wilmington, Del., Biden said some agencies have exhibited “exemplary cooperation” in transition efforts. But he singled out political leaders at the Department of Defense and the Office of Management and Budget for dragging their feet. “We just aren’t getting all the information we need from the outgoing administration in key national security areas,” he said.

What else did Biden say? The president-elect pledged to work more closely with foreign leaders, building coalitions on matters such as climate change and dealing with China. He also said he would reverse President Trump’s border policies, a move that critics in the Border Patrol community have said would encourage illegal immigration.

Dig deeper: Read a column for WORLD Magazine by Mindy Belz on the importance of smooth transitions for national security.


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  • OldMike
    Posted: Tue, 12/29/2020 03:36 pm

    Hmmm...

    I seem to recall there was a distinct lack of cooperation from the Clinton Administration when George W. took office. And of course we all know how leftovers from the Obama Administration have fought against President Trump, both openly and covertly, the whole time he has been in office. 
     

    Not saying two wrongs make a right...

  • NEWS2ME
    Posted: Wed, 12/30/2020 03:05 pm

    Biden might find that Obama is still the keeper of certain security secrets. 

    I would like to see Obama in jail for TREASON. Never happen.

    They purposely kept Trump busy during the entire 4 years he was Pres. so he would not find out about certain things.

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