• GAO creates team to help Congress better assess agencies’ science and tech

    Facebook is not the only thing unclear to members of Congress dealing with a growing level of science and technology in the work of agencies they oversee.

  • GALLERY: See how feds marked Thanksgiving, Black Friday 2018

    Federal agencies shared messages of thanks and helpful reminders on social media for shoppers and diners this Thanksgiving week.

  • Report: Government is underutilizing social media

    Government agencies have been slow to adapt to the way Americans are switching to social media, missing out or under-utilizing a powerful and efficient solution for delivering information and engaging the public.

  • Business and the First Amendment

    Shanlon Wu, former federal prosecutor and partner; Thomas Clare, partner at Clare Locke; and Richard Levick, chairman and CEO of Levick; discuss the ways that First Amendment issues bleed into the corporate world.

  • TSP’s T Fund tanks, loses $100B — if it had one

    Imagine the financial and emotional hangover you would have today if some, most or all of your retirement nest egg had been invested in the Thrift Savings Plan’s T Fund? That’s “T” for technical stocks.

  • The power of social media

    Danielle Brigida, national social media manager for the US Fish and Wildlife Service, joins host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center to discuss how federal agencies use Facebook, LinkedIn and other social media programs. June 18, 2018

  • Disliking Facebook – May 26, 2018

    Hosted by Dr. Richard Shurtz and Jim Russ. Sponsored by Stratford University. Today the man who invented the like button on Facebook says sayonara to Facebook.

  • Secure privacy on Facebook – March 24, 2018

    Hosted by Dr. Richard Shurtz and Jim Russ. Sponsored by Stratford University. Today: Facebook is monetizing your data at the expense of your privacy. You can help protect yourself by following a few guidelines.

  • Terry Gerton: This Public Service Recognition Week, seeking a way for ‘government to move faster’

    Terry Gerton is the president and CEO of the National Academy of Public Administration and said government cannot let the tech industry write the rules of the game.

  • Public servants serenaded in song, social media

    Agency leaders, lawmakers and members of the public are turning to social media to praise the hardworking federal workforce, as the nation marks Public Service Recognition Week.