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Reviewing 2008 Election Results

Thomas Mann, Senior Fellow of Governance Studies at the Brookings Institution, goes over the 2008 Presidential and Congressional election results with hosts Bill Bransford and Peter Mina.

Tags: P&B , Thomas Mann ,

Friday - 11/21/2008, 02:24pm EST

Agencies still must do more to fix hiring process

Federal hiring still takes too long and asks too much of applicants. But the agency hiring process is inching closer to mirroring the private sector. Officials, academics, analysts and union representatives agreed that agencies need to take the next steps to maintain progress.

Tags: workforce , hiring , OPM , John Berry , hiring reform , Rob Shriver , Max Stier , Elaine Kamarck , Partnership for Public Service , Alan Balutis , NAPA , Emily Kopp

Thursday - 09/29/2011, 05:45am EDT

Analysis: House, Senate will 'thrash it out,' before agreement

Bill Frenzel a global scholar of economics at Brookings Institution, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to discuss perspective on what's happening on the Hill, and whether the government is facing a shutdown.

Tags: House , Senate , Congress , budget , CR , shutdown , Bill Frenzel , Federal Drive , Congressional Spotlight

Friday - 09/23/2011, 10:08am EDT

Brookings, Washington University offer new executive degree

Jackson Nickerson, the associate dean and director of Brookings Executive Education, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to discuss the program.

Tags: Jackson Nickerson , washington university , brookings executive education

Friday - 09/23/2011, 11:50am EDT

Wired For War

Tags: tech , military , UAV , war , PW Singer

Tuesday - 02/24/2009, 05:05pm EST

Rogue drone attacks could be new cybersecurity threat

UCLA professor John Villasenor told Federal News Radio how hacked unmanned aerial vehicles could be the new face of cybersecurity threats.

Tags: John Villasenor , Technology , ucla , In Depth , Francis Rose , Cybersecurity , drone , drones , cyber-physical attacks , Jack Moore

Thursday - 07/14/2011, 06:38pm EDT

Booming boomer population straining D.C.'s suburbs

Baby boomers and retirees make up the fastest-growing populations in the Washington suburbs, new data show, growth that experts say will strain state and local governments to the breaking point.

Tags: Ben Orr , U.S. Census , The Washington Examiner , Urban Institute , Richard Johnson , baby boomers , Social Security

Thursday - 05/26/2011, 10:54am EDT

Role of harsh interrogations in bin Laden hunt unclear

Michael O'Hanlon, senior foreign policy fellow at the Brookings Institution

Tags: Michael O'Hanlon , Leon Panetta , interrogation techniques

Wednesday - 05/04/2011, 08:26pm EDT

How will bin Laden's death change the war on terror?

At a special "Meet the Press" panel, NBC's David Gregory discusses the aftermath and effects of Osama bin Laden's death. WTOP's Evan Haning reports.

Tags: Evan Haning , David Gregory , Meet the Press , Osama bin Laden ,

Tuesday - 05/03/2011, 02:36pm EDT

More needs to be known about Libyan rebels

Michael O'Hanlon, senior foreign policy fellow at the Brookings Institution

Tags: Libya , Michael O'Hanlon , Barack Obama , rebels , Moammar Gadhafi

Tuesday - 03/29/2011, 07:34pm EDT
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