When a new administration assumes office there is great opportunity, as well as many challenges that come with this time of transition. How does transition happen? How does a new president resume his position? For your first assignment, I want you to read and react to the following article that discusses transition in depth.* This is an interesting article that will help you develop a deeper understanding of the Executive branch and the process of transition. Please develop an argumentative and scholarly essay. While it is not expected that you reference other sources for this paper, if you do, please cite following the Chicago Style. Reference the syllabus for length requirements. Here is your prompt:
What makes presidential transitions successful? What are challenges that presidents and their teams encounter as they are transitioning in their role? How do the other branches of government support the president during the transition?