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What happens during US Presidential transition?
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What happens during US Presidential transition?

Though the transition means the handover of important information and duties from one administration to the next, in the United States the transition has a long history due to which each of the dates and activities in the run-up to the oath taking are important to understand. The 11 weeks at present is much shorter than the 20 weeks of transition period which was the practice till 1952 when Dwight D. Eisenhower took over from Harry S. Truman.

US formally withdraws from Paris agreement
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US formally withdraws from Paris agreement

With Democratic President runner Joe Biden already announcing that he will reverse the decision in ’77 days’ says that the withdrawal could be a temporary phenomenon. Joe Biden in a tweet pledged to reverse President Donald Trump’s decision to abandon the accord.