2012-2013 Presidential Election Period: National Security Considerations and Options

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This report discusses historical national security-related presidential transition activities, provides a representative sampling of national security issues a new Administration may encounter, and offers considerations and options relevant to each of the five phases of the presidential election period. Each phase has distinct challenges and opportunities for the incoming Administration, the outgoing Administration, and Congress. This report is intended to provide a framework for national security considerations during the current election period and will be updated to reflect the election outcome.

Creator(s): Rollins, John
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 5, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Rollins, John

Specialist in Terrorism and National Security

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: October 5, 2012
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United States
Description:

This report discusses historical national security-related presidential transition activities, provides a representative sampling of national security issues a new Administration may encounter, and offers considerations and options relevant to each of the five phases of the presidential election period. Each phase has distinct challenges and opportunities for the incoming Administration, the outgoing Administration, and Congress. This report is intended to provide a framework for national security considerations during the current election period and will be updated to reflect the election outcome.

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39 pages.

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