Who is chosen to lead the transition sets in motion hundreds of early decisions about personnel, policy, and organization that ultimately establish the contours of a potential Romney administration. So who will he choose? Here are five options.
BP, one might think, would be a pretty toxic political donor along the Gulf Coast. But that didn't prevent Democratic Senate candidate Charlie Melancon from accepting $1,000 from his state's public enemy number one.
George Bush minions are doing quick damage control in the wake of Tom Ridge's revelation that he smelled a rat in White House efforts to raise the terror threat level on the weekend before Bush's '04 reelection.