Government Matters (Full Show) – July 2, 2017
Dr. John Zangardi, acting chief information officer at the Department of Defense, discussed DoD’s efforts to boost the cyber workforce and his IT priorities in the wake of a failing grade on the latest FITARA Scorecard.
Matt Lira, special assistant to President Trump for innovation policy and initiatives, discussed “Tech Week” at the White House and his top priorities for the Office of American Innovation.
Politico defense reporter Jacqueline Klimas, Fifth Domain editor Aaron Boyd, and Nextgov reporter Mohana Ravindranath joined Francis for this edition of the Federal Beat. They discussed National Defense Authorization Act negotiations, priorities for the Office of American Innovation, and efforts to boost the cyber workforce at the Department of Defense.