November 24th – On the 23rd local time, Jennifer Jacobs, a Bloomberg reporter, tweeted that in an internal memo to employees, White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows said that the White House would “co-operate with all necessary work to ensure a smooth transition of the regime”.
According to the content released by Jacobs, Meadows told employees that their work is not over yet. However, Meadows also asked employees not to allow any contact with Biden’s transition team without authorization, and the communication work will be assigned to the commissioner.
On the 23rd, Emily Murphy, the administrator of the Federal General Administration, wrote to Biden that the Trump administration was ready to officially start the process of regime transition. The U.S. Department of Defense has issued a statement that it has contacted the Biden team and will begin to support the government’s transition.