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GAO report: Opportunities for improving acquisitions & operations

GAO report: Opportunities for improving acquisitions & operations

David Powner, director of I.T. issues at the Government Accountability Office, discusses GAO’s report “Opportunities for Improving Acquisitions and Operations.”
GAO report on the Defense Acquisition Workforce Development Fund

GAO report on the Defense Acquisition Workforce Development Fund

According to the Government Accountability Office, a pot of money delivered by Congress to the Department of Defense — to...
GAO: DoD still struggles with asset visibility

GAO: DoD still struggles with asset visibility

Zina Merritt, director of defense capabilities and management issues at the Government Accountability Office, discussed her report on supply chain...
Report: DHS makes progress in high-risk update

Report: DHS makes progress in high-risk update

Rebecca Gambler, director of Homeland Security and Justice Issues at the Government Accountability Office, discusses the agency’s progress in moving...
GAO: Tech is “high-risk” area for Veterans Affairs Department

GAO: Tech is “high-risk” area for Veterans Affairs Department

Dave Powner, director of IT Issues at the Government Accountability Office, discusses the risk of using new tech for electronic...
Report: Tracking VA employees’ official time usage

Report: Tracking VA employees’ official time usage

Cindy Brown Barnes, director of education, workforce and income security issues at the Government Accountability Office, discusses her latest report...
GAO issues first report on government’s fiscal health

GAO issues first report on government’s fiscal health

Gene Dodaro, U.S. Comptroller General and head of the Government Accountability Office, discusses his office’s report, “The Nation’s Fiscal Health:...
Agencies delivering results with shrinking budgets

Agencies delivering results with shrinking budgets

Heather Krause, director of strategic issues at the Government Accountability Office, discusses new research from GAO on how agencies can...
GAO releases bid protest annual report

GAO releases bid protest annual report

Ralph White, managing associate general counsel for procurement law at the Government Accountability Office, discusses why bid protests by government...
The future of the Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship Program

The future of the Navy’s Littoral Combat Ship Program

Paul Francis, managing director for acquisition and sourcing management issues at the Government Accountability Office, discusses the future of the...
Results from the latest study on the FAA’s Next Generation Air Transportation System

Results from the latest study on the FAA’s Next Generation Air Transportation System

Gerald Dillingham, director of civil aviation issues at the Government Accountability Office, discussed his latest study on the FAA’s Next...
The Federal Management Playbook

The Federal Management Playbook

Ira Goldstein, author of the “The Federal Management Playbook” and former chief operating officer at the Government Accountability Office, discusses...
Strategic sourcing: Are agencies leaving money on the table?

Strategic sourcing: Are agencies leaving money on the table?

Tim DiNapoli, director of acquisition and sourcing management at the Government Accountability Office, explained how federal agencies are leaving a...
Millennial engagement in government

Millennial engagement in government

Robert Goldenkoff, director of strategic issues at the Government Accountability Office, discusses his GAO report about how engaged millennial employees...
GAO: VA procurement policies are outdated

GAO: VA procurement policies are outdated

Michele Mackin, director of acquisition and sourcing management at the Government Accountability Office, discussed her study of the maze of...
Acquisition planning at the Energy Department

Acquisition planning at the Energy Department

David Trimble, Director of Natural Resources and Environment Issues at the Government Accountability Office, discusses his latest report on management and...
Making government a ‘Best Place to Work’

Making government a ‘Best Place to Work’

Workplace Transformation Strategist Mika Cross and Chelsa Gurkin, assistant director for Strategic Issues at the Government Accountability Office, discuss federal workplace...
GAO rolls out Tech  Readiness Assessment Guide

GAO rolls out Tech Readiness Assessment Guide

Chief Scientist at the Government Accountability Office, Timothy Persons, discusses the latest edition to GAO’s assessment guides: the Technology Readiness...
Government Matters – (Full Show) – August 17, 2016

Government Matters – (Full Show) – August 17, 2016

Wednesday on Government Matters: Robert Bigman, founder of 2BSecure and former Chief Information Security Officer at the CIA, talks about...
Government Matters (Full Show) – August 2, 2016

Government Matters (Full Show) – August 2, 2016

Tuesday on Government Matters: Michelle Sager, director of strategic issues at the Government Accountability Office, discussed how agencies can better...
GAO: how agencies can better manage their travel programs

GAO: how agencies can better manage their travel programs

Michelle Sager, director of strategic issues at the Government Accountability Office, discussed how agencies can better manage their travel programs.
GAO report: nuclear deterrence force at DoD

GAO report: nuclear deterrence force at DoD

Joseph Kirschbaum, Director, Defense Capabilities & Management at GAO takes a look at a report about the nuclear deterrence force...
Achieving better results on improper payments

Achieving better results on improper payments

Lockheed Martin vice president of health and life sciences Horace Blackman offered tips to federal agencies seeking to achieve better...
Use of commercial data in federal programs

Use of commercial data in federal programs

Kathryn Larin, acting director of forensic audits at the Government Accountability Office, discussed the use of commercial data in federal...
GAO talks 18F

GAO talks 18F

David Powner, Director, IT Management Issues at GAO talks to Francis about the transparency and redundancy of 18F.
Many federal agencies need to work on GPRAMA reporting

Many federal agencies need to work on GPRAMA reporting

Chris Mihm, managing director for strategic issues at the Government Accountability Office, discussed federal agencies’ struggles with reporting requirements under...