Rahm Emanuel will formally relinquish his House seat at the end of the week.
The Bush administration has denied President-elect Barack Obama's request to move early into Blair House, across from the White House, citing previously scheduled commitments, a transition official said.
In a memo to the staff, the Barack Obama transition team is pledging to put all documents from meetings they hold with outside groups on their website for all to see.
Bayh aide newly powerful.
"The issue is not being bold versus being cautious," a report author said. "The issue is where to be bold and, in particular, where to be bold first."
President-elect Barack Obama rounded out his transition team today, unveiling more than 100 officials who will lead Obama's review of federal agencies.