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It is the NB of the world what makes America the great nation it is the peaceful transfer of power from one leader to the next we have watched it happen in.
Prior years prior elections and now we're about to watch that.
I'm -- again earlier today President Bush spoke about his role in the transition to a Obama White House look at us.
Last night and I had a warm conversation with president elect Barack Obama.
I congratulated him as Senator Biden on their impressive victory.
-- the president elect he can count on complete cooperation.
For my administration as he makes a transition to the White House.
-- -- Obama is already making their plans of course for Pennsylvania Avenue offering Illinois congressman is what we're hearing.
Rom Emanuel listed chief of staff position -- key aide to former President Clinton of course reelected to congress last night.
He's a congressman from Illinois he and that brought about known to have a long time.
No word yet on whether he will accept.
Ari Fleischer was White House Press Secretary in the first bush term I welcome.
Thank you to have a hearing you know before we get into the whole transition.
Your thoughts on President Bush this morning news is very moving when he came at an and it really did speak to this.
Amazing process that we watch happening United States of America is smooth peaceful positive transition.
How well maybe it takes election remind all of us and so are one country and it's nice to the end of a long campaign all the candidates say it that it will benefit from that wandered -- He talked about the whole transition of power thing here in the economy clearly was the number one -- last night -- so you would think that the first thing that Barack Obama wanted to do was to get his economic team in place first.
First things to -- his White House team in place there isn't one mistake that was made earlier in the seventies by president's things to put the cabinet's efforts and they realize the -- sectors are running.
Around the White House and White House was losing control.
Diversity that your chief of staff here White House operation down.
Then of our Barack Obama announcement Treasury Secretary.
His comment on the right -- had a job and you are you hearing a fassel's going to happen well I'm hearing -- -- the media's reporting and he's right that's what Barack Obama wants the chief of staff as a trusted position in this present have to have his own man or woman in that job.
Manuals known to throw if you elbow news from the campaign committee tough guy that most conciliatory.
First gesture but president Gentile the chief of staff for the life of.
You need a president Obama would would want to have somebody he's known as senator no drama Obama and yet -- manhunt is -- -- -- -- of Judy that he might want that juxtaposition.
Well -- that's going to be a tough guy too especially in significant Democrat majorities like they do he is somebody doing their mix it up with the Democrats.
But the Republicans are not a big part of the equation when it comes to get 50% anymore brown got his work cut out one the president elect who with a Democrat majority.
How important this time argue that the Clinton administration where he really kind of took his time thinking is his team and even five days before he took took office he was still kind of announcement of toppling.
How important is the I think we learned anything from president elect Obama the way he does that he distance crisply sharply on time -- -- For his announcement.
No I think if you very different business like structured to Obama White House.
And that's a good thing.
White House's are traded places got to be run well Pacific days not a lot of time to get your introduction is sufficient time I think the Mellon Barack Obama's thinking about this for quite awhile and -- -- good idea we want but there's a vetting process that was got to go there's going to be careful.
This picture you -- -- from don't know what you're -- -- he would -- -- massive.
He never faced -- -- candidate there's no amount of scrutiny.
With the presidency.
He has talked about his the connection that he feels an aberration that he felt for.
Feels -- president Abraham Lincoln.
Another young lawyer from Illinois -- he also fact that the team of rivals and the fact that that.
Lincoln surrounded himself with Republicans and Democrats in his cabinet during that really divisive period do you expect that we will see Republicans on his cabinet.
Well I think there's a tradition you try to have at least one.
And I wouldn't be surprised Barack Obama does that but you can't see.
Always who knows you know -- Tivoli is not going to be your secretary of state position somewhere that level and testing on here secretary of defense would maintain President Bush's secretary of defense.
To have more of continuity in Iraq and Afghanistan old movie does I'd be surprised us bankruptcy.
My -- governor thank you.
In fact -- a much.
-- we have all of the big guns here today we had Ari Fleischer now at Karl Rove who is a former senior adviser to President Bush in a Fox News contributor.
How did projected voter turnout from this election compare.
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This time for me to move out then as -- Ali -- like -- -- I might be in not the least violent I never did not correlate to say it was Soviet leaders nearly as NASA.
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