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Shows & Panels
- The 2014 Big Picture on Cyber Security
- AFCEA Answers
- American Readiness: Renewable Power and Efficiency Technologies
- Ask the CIO
- Building the Hybrid Cloud
- Connected Government: How to Build and Procure Network Services for the Future
- Continuing Diagnostics and Mitigation: Discussion of Progress and Next Steps
- Federal Executive Forum
- Federal News Radio's National Cyber Security Awareness Month Special Panel Discussion
- Federal Tech Talk
- The Future of Government Data Centers
- The Future of IT: How CIOs Can Enable the Service-Oriented Enterprise
- Government Perspectives on Mobility and the Cloud
- The Intersection: Where Technology Meets Transformation
- Maximizing ROI Through Data Center Consolidation
- Mitigating Insider Threats in Virtual & Cloud Environments
- Modern Mission Critical Series
- The New Generation of Database
- Reimagining the Next Generation of Government
- Targeting Advanced Threats: Proven Methods from Detection through Remediation
- Transformative Technology: Desktop Virtualization in Government
- The Truth About IT Opex and Software Defined Networking
- Air Traffic Management Transformation Report
- Cloud First Report
- General Dynamics IT Enterprise Center
- Gov Cloud Minute
- Government in Technology Series
- Homeland Security Cybersecurity Market Report
- National Cybersecurity Awareness Month
- Technology Insights
- The Cyber Security Report
- The Next Generation Cyber Security Experts
Shows & Panels
Monday - Friday, 6-9 a.m.
Host Tom Temin brings you the latest news affecting the federal community each weekday morning, featuring interviews with top government executives and contractors. Listen live from 6 to 9 a.m. or download archived interviews below.
Federal Drive Show Blog - January 20, 2014
Monday - 1/20/2014, 9:44am EST
Assembly of Scientists
Feds are traveling less nowadays. When they do, paperwork follows. Federal scientists say this is hurting research. The Assembly of Scientists says a new bill could do even more damage in the name of transparency. Florence Haseltine, president of the Assembly of Scientists, has more.
Privacy and Data Security Lawyer
President Barack Obama is placing new limits on some U.S. surveillance practices. But he delegates most of the details to national security leaders and Congress. Now it's largely up to them to figure out the balance between preventing terrorism and protecting privacy.
Privacy and data security lawyer Michael Sussmann discusses this issue. He is a partner at Perkins Coie and a former computer-crime prosecutor for the Justice Department.
Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration
Public Policy Schools are facing an identity crisis. They traditionally focus on translating ideas into solutions to solve public problems. Now, critics are questioning if the schools are doing that.
Ethel Williams is president of the Network of Schools of Public Policy, Affairs and Administration. She says executives in government often misunderstand what modern policy schools actually do and what their purposes are. For one thing, the bulk of people who graduate from member schools don't become legislators.
Federal News Radio
Federal agencies spent less money on goods and services in 2013 than in the previous two years. Budget cuts and sequestration certainly contributed to the lower spending. But Joe Jordan, the recently departed White House procurement chief, says policy also helped. He tells Executive Editor Jason Miller how he thinks OFPP's efforts are paying off.