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Federal Drive Interviews -- Oct. 8, 2012

Bloomberg Government's Jason Wilson discusses the cybersecurity draft proposals. Jim Beaupre of Jim Beaupre Federal Consulting talks about the 2013 Acquisition Excellence Conference. Don Kettl, dean of the University of Maryland's School of Public Policy, talks about a new online game students played to solve the nation's $1 trillion deficit.

Tags: University of Maryland , Jason Wilson , Bloomberg Government , Jim Beaupre , Federal Drive

Monday - 10/08/2012, 09:10am EDT

In Depth interviews - August 14

On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

Tags: In Depth , Francis Rose , Jared Serbu , Tom Shoop , Catherine Lotrionte , Christopher Flavelle , Senate confirmation , Cybersecurity , budget , Michael Flynn , DoD

Tuesday - 08/14/2012, 03:17pm EDT

Federal Drive interviews - July 2

Barclay Butler of the Defense and VA departments' interagency office discusses the electronic health records system. Don Kettl, dean the University of Maryland's School of Public Policy talks about a proposed audit of the Federal Reserve. Rep. Jim Moran (D-Va.) introduced a bill to make the Senior Executive Service more attractive. Deputy Chief Mike Downing of the Los Angeles Police Department's counterterrorism and special operations unit discusses a new report by The George Washington University Homeland Security Policy Institute.

Tags: Barclay Butler , Jim Moran , Mike Downing , Federal Drive

Monday - 07/02/2012, 09:10am EDT

How agencies can deal with sudden policy changes

Everything your agency does is, theoretically, based in public policy. But when something happens to change public opinion, that policy might change. Take the Gulf oil spill, for example.

Tags: University of Maryland , management , Federal Drive

Wednesday - 03/21/2012, 11:47am EDT

Analysis: Government reorganization 'challenging terrain' for Obama

President Barack Obama has asked Congress for the power to merge federal agencies in an effort to make government more efficient and consumer friendly. Obama will call on Congress to give him a type of consolidation authority last held by a president when Ronald Reagan was in office. Analysts and former government insiders congratulate the president for the massive plan to streamline services. But they warn it will be tricky.

Tags: business , Emily Kopp , Susan Schwab , USTR , Commerce , NOAA , Partnership for Public Service , Max Stier , Jeff Zients , OMB , Barack Obama , Congress , management , government reorganization , workforce

Friday - 01/13/2012, 08:15pm EST

Analysis: Across-the-board workforce cuts 'guaranteed' to cause damage

Don Kettl, dean of the School of Public Policy at the University of Maryland, said policymakers can draw on lessons learned from previous rounds of government downsizing to make smarter decisions now. He made his remarks from the 2011 Excellence in Government conference.

Tags: management , budget , University of Maryland , EIG 2011 , Federal Drive , Tom Temin , Amy Morris

Thursday - 11/17/2011, 10:16am EST
Listen stimulates stimulus reporting

University of Maryland's Don Kettl cautions that the new website may be a little too good at finding the "profoundly goofy stuff that the government does."

Tags: stimulus , mngt , , University of Maryland

Monday - 08/24/2009, 01:56pm EDT
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