Inside Government - May 21st, 2010

Thursday - 5/20/2010, 6:52pm EDT

Bryan Lowry
President, AFGE Council of Prison Locals
  • Detailed account of a recent assault at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Los Angeles, which resulted in injuries to four correctional officers and prompted the Los Angeles Police Department to provide assistance outside the facility
  • Critical staffing and funding shortages at BOP
Steve Ressler
Founder and President, GovLoop
  • An inside look at the social media platform, which he describes as a cross between Facebook and LinkedIn for government workers
  • GovLoop's charitable causes, his passion for public service, and ideas for making government work better