As feds under attack, how to recruit the best and brightest

Friday - 2/25/2011, 4:03pm EST

David Roberts, Federal Service Student Ambassador and a student at the University of Florida.

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Recruiting the best and the brightest is one of the most difficult tasks facing the agencies. And that's where the Federal Service Student Ambassadors program comes into play. The program is aimed at increasing interest in federal service offering federal internships to college students.

David Roberts, an ambassador for the program and a student at the University of Florida, shares what his peers are saying about working for the federal government.