Frank Reeder

  • Government shutdowns: Once ‘incomprehensible, inconceivable, unthinkable,’ now the norm

    Government shutdowns are the norm today, but it wasn’t always that way. A 1980 interpretation of the Antideficiency Act changed the way both the executive and legislative branches handled lapses in appropriations, and they haven’t looked back since.

  • Cyber checklist is dead, long-live the new A-130

    The Office of Management and Budget updated Circular A-130 with the requirement for agencies to focus on risk management when deciding on how to protect networks and systems.

  • Federal News Countdown: Public-sector jobs vanish, IRS shuts down Web app

    Frank Reeder, co-founder and director of the Center for Internet Security, and Jim Beaupre, director of the ACT-IAC Academy, count down the week’s top federal stories with Francis Rose.

  • Frank Reeder, Co-Founder and Director, Center for Internet Security

    President Barack Obama’s series of reforms to the Senior Executive Service are getting mixed grades. The President wants to set up a customer service awards program and an advisory group with current and aspiring SESers. A Leadership Development Program will let managers rotate through assignments at different agencies. Frank Reeder, co-founder and director of the Center for Internet Security and former official at the Office of Management and Budget, tells In Depth with Francis Rose, he sees a ray of hope.

  • Federal News Countdown: CIOs lacking resources, Cyber insurance by 2020

    Jim Beaupre, education director for ACT-IAC and head of the ACT-IAC Acquisition Academy, and Frank Reeder, co-founder and director of the Center for Internet Security, countdown the week’s top stories with Francis Rose.

  • Federal News Countdown: National security, Net neutrality

    Dan Chenok, executive director of the IBM Center for the Business of Government, and Frank Reeder, co-founder and director of the Center for Internet Security, count down the week’s top stories with host Francis Rose.

  • In Depth Show Blog – December 30, 2013

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to our interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day, as well as links to other stories and resources we discuss.

  • Federal News Countdown: Shutdown deal, health care website woes

    Frank Reeder, cofounder of the Center for Internet Security, and Bob Woods, founder and president of Topside Consulting, count down the top stories with Francis Rose.

  • Lessons from shutdowns past

    Despite coming close in 2011, a government shutdown hasn’t occurred since 1996. Frank Reeder, who was director of the Office of Administration of the White House in the Clinton administration at the time, said one of the most challenging aspects was managing the morale of the federal workforce.

  • Federal Drive Show Blog – September 27, 2013

    In the Federal Drive show blog, you can listen to our interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day, as well as links to other stories and resources we discuss.