GAO officials told a House Homeland Security Committee on Wednesday that FPS has repeatedly failed to manage its contract workforce and should consider other approaches to protecting federal buildings. Rep. Bennie Thompson joins us with details.
Cloud computing services over the Internet have the potential to spur a significant increase in government efficiency and decrease technology costs, as well as to create incentives and online platforms for innovation. But at what cost? Details from Darrell West, Vice President and Director of Governance Studies at The Brookings Institution.
Here’s the first tax day tip: Do not miss the April 15th deadline. Ed Zurndorfer, registered employee benefit consultant, has more.
Hackers exploit new Java zero-day bug, Cyberwar Nominee Sees Gaps in Law
Acquisition overhaul would reward, punish performance, Telework and TSP bills clear committee, OPM seeks changes in federal overseas pay, Free ice cream and coffee for tax day
The Pentagon has named John James Director of the NSPS Transition Office. He joins us with a look at the future of NSPS and pay for performance.
People are the best investment in human capital. Technology is good, but not the best. More from David Ellwood, Dean of Harvard’s Kennedy School
The Departments of Homeland Security and State have jointly implemented the Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative (WHTI) for land and sea travel, strengthening security along our northern and southern borders by requiring more secure forms of documentation and proof of citizenship. Office of Information Technology director, Chris Milowic, brings us up to speed.
After more than two years of review, the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration has announced its new acquisition strategy decision for key contracts. We get details from Patty Wagner, site office manager at Sandia National Laboratories
OMB says earmarks are on the decline, but what exactly is being considered an earmark? Jodi Schneider, Senior Editor with American Banker has details.
David Kay, former UN Chief Weapons Inspector, looks at al Qaida and nuclear materials on The Hunt.
Senate set to consider NSA chief as head of Cyber Command, USAF adds cyber training for recruits and officers
Guns, knives, fake bombs allowed into federal buildings, tests show; GSA says sales are slow on Apps.gov
DISA brings a career fair to Ft. Meade for the first time. DISA’s director of Manpower, Personnel and Security Jack Penkoske says attendees can build their federal resumes, qualify for security clearances and take advantage of the organization’s award-winning quality of life programs.