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  • The Challenges Ahead

    Lawmakers and the markets gave a lukewarm response to Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner’s public address on how Obama administration’s financial rescue plan. Neil Irwin, Washington Post Financial Reporter, joins us to discuss the remaining challenges…

  • Waiting for Change

    President Obama’s promise for change has attracted many people to work for his administration. But it’s taking longer for many to live out their dream because of a high number of applicants and vacancies in…

  • Analysis: Justice Department releases memos

    As FederalNewsRadio has been telling you, documents from the Justice Department have been released detailing certain interrogation techniques used on prisoners by the CIA. The papers offer the fullest account to date of Bush administration…

  • Vacancies at HHS exposed by swine flu

    FederalNewsRadio has been telling you about how the swine flu outbreak has been affecting the federal government and federal employees. So, how are agencies like HHS and the CDC coordinating efforts when there is no…

  • Analysis: FY 2010 budget

    FederalNewsRadio has been telling you about the FY 2010 federal budget, released today. We turn to Washington Post Economic Policy Reporter Lori Montgomery for analysis.

  • Controvery surrounds Alaska Native Corporations

    Alaskan Native Corporations have been accused of exploiting a loophole at the expense of taxpayers — and scoring billions of dollars for themselves. The firms were created to give economic benefits to native populations in…

  • Analysis: Proposed DoD cuts could mean big changes

    Defense Secretary Robert Gates proposed making some rather large changes to the Pentagon’s budget this past weekend. Federal News Radio gets analysis as to what this might mean.

  • Federal News Countdown: Budget cuts, Wikileaks, more

    My countdown of the three most important Federal news stories of the week.

  • iPhone review: Should you upgrade?

    Rob Pegoraro is the tech columnist for The Washington Post.

  • Is the Intelligence Community too big?

    Author Shane Harris brings us analysis.