Sequestration, debt limit, and more

October 8, 2012 — This week on “Amtower Off Center”, host Mark Amtower interviews Trey Hodgkins, senior vice president for Global Public Sector at TechAmerica.

Topics include:

  • upcoming TechAmerica events including the annual Vision Conference (10/17-18 in Virginia, 11/8 in San Diego)
  • the impact of sequestration on IT manufacturers
  • spending limitations coupled with another continuing resolution
  • fiscal cliff issues — debt limit and taxes
  • procurement reform and changes to FITARA
  • counterfeit parts parts detection — “shared risk” legislation

Amtower Off Center


Hosted by nationally-known speaker and consultant Mark Amtower, the show highlights the good, the bad, the ugly and the just plain silly of doing business in the government market. Follow Mark on Twitter. Subscribe to Amtower Off Center’s audio interviews on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne.