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Lisa Wolfe — Program Director, Federal News Radio
Federal News Radio is kicking off its weeklong series “The Obama Impact: Evaluating the Last Four Years” today. We’re analyzing a wide variety of government policies and initiatives that have come about during the last four years. With us is Lisa Wolfe… She’s the program manager here at the station.
John Powers — Principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP and a leader in the firm’s Merger and Acquisition Services
Government restructuring is a complicated task. But it’s a lot easier to grasp if you look at it from a few different angles.
John Powers, a principal for Deloitte Consulting, LLP, and a leader of its M&A and Restructuring Practice. He joins In Depth as part of Federal News Radio’s special weeklong multimedia series, The Obama Impact: Evaluating the Last Four Years.
The structure for the bureau’s 12 regional offices had remained essentially unchanged for 50 years. Under the plan, the agency aimed to “eliminate layers of management, streamline business processes, and close half of those regional offices” over an 18-month time frame.