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Transition Web Site

Transition 2008-2009

Welcome by Lee. J. Lofthus, Assistant Attorney General for Administration (AAG/A)

"As a valued member of the Department's senior political leadership team, we created this website for you as a "one-stop shop" to meet your transition needs. Here, we hope you will find useful information on important topics such as your personal benefits, employment guidance, ethics, post Federal service, post employment restrictions, and answers to your most pressing questions. The Justice Management Division is committed to providing you with outstanding support throughout your tenure at Justice. I welcome your feedback, and if areas of interest or concern are not addressed on this website, please do not hesitate to contact us. We look forward to serving you!"

Political Out Briefing Sessions

On August 8, 2008, the Assistant Attorney General for Administration, Lee J. Lofthus, announced the first Department of Justice outbriefing session for political appointees (memo is attached). Please choose one of the sessions below and following the registration instructions:

September 10 (Wednesday): 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
September 24 (Wednesday): 9:00 am to 11:00 am
October 16 (Thursday): 9:00 am to 11:00 am
November 13 (Thursday): 9:00 am to 11:00 am
November 19 (Wednesday): 9:00 am to 11:00 am

You must provide the following information in your email registration:
(1) Full name
(2) Office phone and fax numbers
(3) Your appointment type (PAS, Noncareer SES, or Schedule C)


Registration questions? Please contact Mike VanValkenburgh or Gail Hardin on 202-514-4350

View the Agenda

Key Transition Dates
Election Day: November 4, 2008
Electoral College Vote: December 15, 2008
Inauguration Day: January 20, 2009

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