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What are the big federal news stories?

Federal News Radio hosts Tom Temin and Francis Rose join host Mark Amtower to discuss some of the top issues affecting federal workers.
April 16, 2012.

Tags: Francis Rose , Mark Amtower , OFPP , Mythbusters , GSA , Public Building Service , inherently governmental , Amtower Off Center , acquisition , Contracting , Bring your own device

Monday - 04/16/2012, 10:40pm EDT
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Like other agencies, NSA feeling budget pressures

At the Fed SMC Conference in Cambridge, Md., Federal News Radio's Tom Temin caught up with Chris Inglis, deputy director of NSA. He talked about a number of current issues, starting with cybersecurity.

Tags: NSA , Chris Inglis , Federal Drive , budget , technology , cybersecurity

Monday - 04/16/2012, 03:41pm EDT
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FAA awards cyber contract to lock down personally identifiable information

The Federal Aviation Administration has chosen cybersecurity firm Lunarline to lock down personally identifiable information in its systems. The company says it'll help the agency prevent unauthorized access and disclosure of such material.

Tags: cybersecurity , Contracting , acquisition , Lunarline , FAA , In Depth , Emily Kopp ,

Friday - 03/30/2012, 02:07pm EDT

House Oversight FISMA bill envisions beefed-up OMB role

The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee unveiled a bill to overhaul a decade-old law detailing how federal agencies protect their computer networks from cybersecurity threats. Rep. Darrell Issa (R-Calif.), the chairman of the committee, told Federal News Radio the Office of Management and Budget is better poised to be a "fair arbitrator" than the Homeland Security Department.

Tags: Congress , House , Senate , cybersecurity , FISMA , Darrell Issa , DHS , OMB , Joseph Lieberman , Elijah Cummings , Federal Drive , Emily Kopp , Susan Collins , John McCain

Tuesday - 03/27/2012, 08:43pm EDT
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OPM cites 'great strides' in hiring reform, mixed progress in retirement processing

OPM met just more than half of its two dozen performance measures for 2011, according to an annual performance report released in February. However, among the agency's "high-priority" goals, such as telework and hiring reform, the report cites "great strides." While goals on retirement processing showed mixed progress, OPM's director of planning and policy analysis Jonathan Foley said the agency is "on track" to reduce the processing time to 60 days by July 2013.

Tags: workforce , hiring , management , retirement processing , telework , Jonathan Foley , John Berry , OPM , Federal Drive ,

Monday - 03/12/2012, 05:00am EDT
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Patent office 'busily implementing' new law

USPTO Director David Kappos, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss how the agency is implementing regulation for the America Invents Act.

Tags: David Kappos , USPTO , patent reform , Federal Drive , America Invents Act

Friday - 02/10/2012, 05:23pm EST
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NIST taking on big data problem

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is sponsoring an upcoming conference to bring together industry and agencies to figure out ways to improve how they use unstructured data.

Tags: NIST , technology , Industry , Federal Drive , Ellen Vorhees , TREC , big data , Microsoft , IBM , Sean McCalley

Friday - 02/03/2012, 02:37pm EST
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Broadcasting board behind VOA seeks streamline

Bruce Sherman, director of strategic planning at the Broadcasting Board of Governors, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss the plans.

Tags: Bruce Sherman , BBG , Broadcasting Board of Governors , Federal Drive , VOA

Tuesday - 01/24/2012, 09:07pm EST
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How can federal managers prepare workforce for potential reorganization?

John Palguta, the vice president for policy at the Partnership for Public Service, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss how federal managers can prepare themselves and their employees.

Tags: best practices , management , workforce , Commerce , John Palguta , Partnership for Public Service , Federal Drive ,

Tuesday - 01/24/2012, 08:59pm EST
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Recognize good work with a Sammie nomination

The deadline for nominating a federal worker for a Service to America Medal is Jan. 18.

Tags: Federal Drive , workforce , management , Tom Fox , Partnership for Public Service , Service to America Medal , Sammies 2012

Monday - 01/16/2012, 10:04am EST
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