Decisions on domestic spying will pose early tests for Obama.

How the transition is turning K Street blue.

WaPo reports on "burrowing," the way the GOP is securing jobs for some appointees.

Is Richard Holbrooke vying to be secretary of state?

Obama's appointment spree is a brain drain on the Hill, WaPo says.

Stuart Taylor says Obama shouldn't try to meet global expectations with his Guantanamo decision.

Economist says a Hillary appointment at state would be a surprise.

--Seyward Darby