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Government Matters (Full Show) – September 26, 2021

Former DHS secretary says cyber threats are “incomparably worse” than when he served Michael Chertoff, co-founder and executive chairman of The Chertoff Group, former DHS secretary, touches on each of the major threats facing the Department of Homeland Security and provides recommendations for the current secretary   New office will address disparities in negative health […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – September 23, 2021

Author proposes international alliance to prepare for future pandemics Thomas Wright, senior fellow and director of the Center on the United States and Europe at the Brookings Institution, discusses his view that Covid-19 came at one of the worst possible moments and describes a proposal to prepare for future crises   CDC official responded to […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – September 22, 2021

Future Vertical Lift transforming Army aviation to prepare for peer and near-peer threats Major General Walter T. Rugen, director of the Future Vertical Lift Cross-Functional Team for the U.S. Army, and Brigadier General Robert Barrie, program executive officer of aviation in the U.S. Army, discuss the transformation of Army aviation through the Future Vertical Lift […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – September 21, 2021

Former CIA official on ransomware attacks: “You’re not going to solve this problem” Ron Marks, president of ZPN Cyber and National Security Strategies, discusses new Treasury Department sanctions for preventing cyber criminals from profiting from ransomware attacks   Intelligence community must warn policymakers about climate security risks, says climate security expert Erin Sikorsky, director of […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – September 19, 2021

*Correction to video: text under the first interview should say 2024 for the moon landing mission, not 2026. NASA deputy administrator: “We’re going back to the moon to stay this time” Col. Pam Melroy (USAF, ret.), deputy administrator of NASA, and Karla Smith Jackson, senior procurement executive, deputy chief acquisition officer and assistant administrator for […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – September 16, 2021

Former top agency official advises federal contractors to get ahead of vaccine mandate Robert Shea, National Managing Principal for Public Policy at Grant Thornton, and Eric Crusius, Partner at Holland & Knight, discuss information that has and hasn’t yet been provided about the Covid-19 vaccine mandate for federal employees and contractors   Some United States […]


Government Matters (Full Show) – September 15, 2021

Countering Chinese influence in Afghanistan would require difficult decisions, foreign policy expert says Yun Sun, senior fellow and co-director of the East Asia Program at the Stimson Center, discusses the implications of growing Chinese influence with the Taliban for U.S. security   Air Force will need to make tradeoffs with F-35s and competing priorities, says […]

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