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Survey completed on the real state of federal procurement

A new survey finds while the Obama administration is putting a stronger emphasis on increasing transparency and accountability across the Federal government, agencies still have significant work to do at the operational level. The president of Meritalk, Steve O'Keeffe, joins us with details.

Tags: acquisition , contracting , procurement , MeriTalk , Steve O'Keefe , management , Earned Value Management , Capital Planning and Investment Control

Monday - 06/14/2010, 10:08am EDT
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Biosecurity struggles between safe and secure

Regardless of the prevention strategy pursued by the U.S., effectiveness cannot be assumed. Therefore, it is fundamentally important to national security that the U.S. bolster its capacity to respond rapidly and effectively to a bioweapons attack. Dr. Gigi Kwik Gronvall explains.

Tags: Science and National Security , science , Randall Larsen , Institute for Homeland Security , Gigi Kwik Gronvall , Center for Biosecurity , UPMC

Monday - 06/14/2010, 09:42am EDT
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Monday Morning Federal Newscast - June 14th

$400M in bonuses to federal employees in 2009, DoD staff, managers cuts possible, FEHBP extension denied in Senate, USPS area chief leaves after assault allegation

Tags: newscast

Monday - 06/14/2010, 08:48am EDT

iPad e-mail hackers defend attack as 'ethical'

A hacker group that calls itself Goatse Security said it got the site to cough up more than 114,000 e-mail addresses by guessing which codes would be valid.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , cybersecurity , technology , iPad , Goatse

Monday - 06/14/2010, 08:30am EDT

USPTO puts tasty innovation on display

Inventive Eats: Incredible Food Innovations highlights how our breakfast cereals, sandwiches, dinner entrees, and more have been transformed by significant events, discoveries and inventions. We get the tasty details from the Director of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, David Kappos.

Tags: USPTO , technology , innovation , Inventive Eats: Incredible Food Innovations , David Kappos , DoC

Friday - 06/11/2010, 10:40am EDT
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State partners to green diplomacy

Earth Day Network and the U.S. Department of State have developed the D.C. Forum for Greening Embassies so that foreign missions can exchange ideas on environmental issues and operational practices. Details from State Department's director of management policy, right sizing and innovation, Marguerite Coffey.

Tags: State , Marguerite Coffey , management , innovation , Earth Day Network , embassies

Friday - 06/11/2010, 10:40am EDT
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The ten biggest errors federal employees make, pt. 2

Unfortunately, many civil servants make errors and omit certain important tasks during their careers with the federal government. The result is that these employees may not be able to retire when they want to. We get details from Ed Zurndorfer, registered employee benefit consultant.

Tags: pay and benefits , Top Ten , Ed Zurndorfer , retirement benefits

Friday - 06/11/2010, 10:31am EDT
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Analyst: Don't drag out 'don't ask' changes

In reflecting on lessons learned, what was perhaps the most striking observation was the commonality of the responses from our allies, who came from varied nationalities, ranks, specialties, and experiences, says Peter Singer with Brookings.

Tags: management , Congress , Don't Ask, Don't Tell , DoD , Peter Singer , Brookings Institution , 21st Century Defense Initiative , lessons learned

Friday - 06/11/2010, 09:31am EDT
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Friday Morning Federal Newscast - June 11th

Tags: newscast

Friday - 06/11/2010, 08:53am EDT

'Shady' porn site practices pose cyber risks

Grid Reliability clears the House, Botnet taken down by owner

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , cybersecurity , International Secure System Lab , Microsoft , Google , Amazon , eBay , Yahoo! , Apple , botnet , TrendMicro

Friday - 06/11/2010, 08:30am EDT
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