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Emily Kopp, Reporter, Federal News Radio

Sen. Ben Cardin (D-Md.) represents about 300,000 federal employees. He launched a listening tour of sorts Friday, appearing at the Census Bureau offices in Suitland, Maryland, for a town hall event. Federal News Radio's Emily Kopp was in the audience. She joined Tom Temin on the Federal Drive with a report.

Tags: Emily Kopp , Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Ben Cardin , Senate , workforce ,

Monday - 03/16/2015, 10:43am EDT
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Nancy Potok, Chief Operating Officer, Census Bureau

The White House is putting enterprise risk management front and center as it updates a key policy on internal controls. That should be out later this year, but some agencies already have embraced the concept. The Census Bureau did so after a crisis several years ago that was embarrassing and costly. Nancy Potok was the Bureau's chief financial officer back in 2000. She left the agency but returned in 2012 as its deputy director and chief operating officer. Federal News Radio Reporter Emily Kopp spoke to Potok after a presentation on enterprise risk management.

Tags: Emily Potok , In Depth , Federal Drive

Wednesday - 03/11/2015, 04:54pm EDT
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Census Bureau offers primer on enterprise risk management

The people-counting agency has learned from some big mistakes. Now, Chief Operating Officer Nancy Potok shares some lessons with Federal News Radio.

Tags: Nancy Potok , enterprise risk management , Risk management , Emily Kopp , A-123

Tuesday - 03/10/2015, 04:02pm EDT
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The evolution and innovation of the U.S. Census Bureau

What are the strategic priorities of the U.S. Census Bureau? How is the Census Bureau changing the way it does business? What is the Census Bureau doing to innovate and make a difference? Join host Michael Keegan as he explores these and more with Dr. Nancy Potok, Deputy Director and COO, US Census Bureau on The Business of Government Hour.

Tags: IBM Center for the Business of Government , Business of Government Hour , Michael Keegan , Nancy Potok ,

Monday - 03/02/2015, 10:59am EST

Mobile, telework create potential savings, increase productivity at agencies

Emerging technologies like cloud, wireless access and virtualization are making telework an easy -- and economic -- solution for some agencies.

Tags: Brian McGrath , George Jakabcin , A New Era in Technology , telework , mobile , Technology , Cybersecurity , Virtualization , In Depth , Federal Drive , Michael OConnell , TIGTA , cloud

Friday - 11/22/2013, 03:07pm EST
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GAO: Census Bureau making progress on field tests for 2020 decennial

The Government Accountability Office studied how well the Census Bureau is preparing for the 2020 decennial. When it comes to field testing, the bureau is making progress on following a list of key practices GAO identified.

Tags: Robert Goldenkoff , GAO , mobile , Technology , In Depth , Michael OConnell

Wednesday - 11/27/2013, 12:58pm EST
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Hold on OPM nominee likely short lived

The White House says the Office of Personnel Management will issue the final rule on how the Affordable Care Act would apply to lawmakers and their staffs on Oct. 1. The Senate confirms the former OPM Director John Berry to be ambassador to Australia, the Census director, the CFO at Commerce and the Navy's comptroller and assistant secretary for energy, installations and the environment.

Tags: people , Congress , OPM , Katherine Archuleta , Affordable Care Act , John Thompson , Tom Coburn , Jason Miller

Friday - 08/02/2013, 02:27pm EDT

Census nominee promises to 'fundamentally change' the decennial count

John Thompson made his case to be the next head of the Census before the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Tuesday. He said technology is the key to cutting costs and improving the count's accuracy.

Tags: Technology , management , John Thompson , Tom Carper , Tom Coburn , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , Decennial Census , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 07/10/2013, 05:28am EDT
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Federal Drive Interviews -- Jan. 4, 2013

Certified financial planner talks about Thrift Savings Plan numbers for 2012. Todd Harrison of the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments sheds light on DoD's recent shopping spree. Jim Treat of the Census Bureau discusses the Web-first approach to the American Community Survey. Attorney Sandy Hoe discusses a recent case in which a contractor sued the Air Force. Dr. Gerald Dillingham of the GAO talks about possible changes in leadership at the FAA.

Tags: Arthur Stein , TSP , Todd Harrison , Center for Strategic & Budgetary Assessments , Jim Treat , American Community Survey , Sandy Hoe , McKenna, Long & Aldridge , Gerald Dillingham , GAO , FAA , Michael Huerta , DoD , DoD Report , Cybersecurity , Cybersecurity Update , Federal Drive

Friday - 01/04/2013, 08:39am EST
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