Federal Times

  • Forging ahead with federal leaders

    On this week’s FEDtalk, host Ben Carnes will be joined by Senior Executives Association (SEA) President Bill Valdez and Federal Times’ Jessie Bur to discuss current challenges (as well as current opportunities) facing federal leaders.

    February 9, 2018

  • DHS bulking up civilian agency cybersecurity

    The Department of Homeland Security has created a timetable to bolster the cybersecurity of civilian government systems, says DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson.

  • OPM data breach: What will hackers do with the information?

    Federal Times editor Jill R. Aitoro joins host Mike Causey to talk about the OPM cyber attack. They will discuss among other things, what’s next in the investigation, and what hackers plan to do with the information. July 23, 2015

  • Answers to your retirement questions

    David Snell, NARFE’s director of retirement services, will answer you retirement questions, and Federal Times Senior Writer Andy Medici will give us an update on the latest news on Capitol Hill. March 25, 2015

  • Walking through the federal minefield

    Jennifer Mattingley, director of government affairs with Shaw Bransford and Roth, will discuss the federal pay raise, changes to the retirees cost of living program and other issues affected feds, and Federal Times Senior Writer Andy Medici will talk about phased retirement and possible changes in defense per diem rates. March 4, 2015

  • Pension tax, federal pay raise, and more

    Greg Stanford and Katie Maddocks with the Federal Managers Association join host Mike Causey to discuss a proposed pay raise for feds, and Andy Medici with the Federal Times gives us an update on pending legislation in Congress that will affect federal workers. February 25, 2015

  • Phased retirement: Is it coming to your agency?

    Julie Perkins, partner at Shaw Bransford and Roth will answer your questions about phased retirement, and Federal Times Senior Writer Andy Medici will give us an update on a new round of legislation that affects federal workers. January 28, 2015

  • Fearless forecast

    NARFE Legislative Director Jessica Klement and Federal Times Senior Writer Andy Medici will predict what’s ahead for federal workers and retirees in 2015. January 21, 2015

  • Which TSP fund is the best option for you?

    Financial planner Arthur Stein joins host Mike Causey to answer your questions about which TSP fund to invest in. January 14, 2015

  • Long term care & the 2014 election

    Host Mike Causey interviews Joan Melanson with Long Term Care Partners about the federal long term care program, and Federal Times senior writer Andy Medici will tell us what the election results mean for feds. November 5, 2014