Congress

Census plagued with budget, leadership challenges

Census plagued with budget, leadership challenges

Phil Sparks and Mary Jo Hoeksema, co-directors of The Census Project, discuss budget and leadership challenges facing the Census Bureau...
Congress returns to a lot of work

Congress returns to a lot of work

CQ Roll Call senior editor David Hawkings and Politico budget & appropriations reporter Sarah Ferris discuss the daunting Congressional to-do...
House signs off on bill to boost morale at DHS

House signs off on bill to boost morale at DHS

Jeffrey Neal, senior vice president at ICF and former Chief  Human Capital Officer at the Homeland Security Department, discusses the...
Congress approaches a deal on federal funding

Congress approaches a deal on federal funding

David Hawkings, senior editor at CQ Roll Call, discusses the timeline for Congress to agree on a budget deal and...
Congress starts work on the FY18 budget

Congress starts work on the FY18 budget

David Hawkings, senior editor at CQ Roll Call, discusses what’s next for Congress as it begins to start working on...
Marathon budget week on the Hill for Mattis & Dunford

Marathon budget week on the Hill for Mattis & Dunford

Brendan McGarry, managing editor for Military.com, discusses the marathon week ahead for Defense Secretary Jim Mattis and Joint Chiefs Chairman...
House Oversight & Government Reform Committee gets new leadership

House Oversight & Government Reform Committee gets new leadership

David Hawkings, senior editor at CQ Roll Call, discusses the priorities for the new Chairman of the House Oversight and...
Military services submit unfunded requirements lists to Congress

Military services submit unfunded requirements lists to Congress

Todd Harrison, director of budget analysis at the Center for Strategic & International Studies, discuss the “unfunded priorities” lists submitted...
Modernizing the government customer experience

Modernizing the government customer experience

Mike Hettinger, president of Hettinger Strategy Group, and Rich Beutel, principal at Cyrrus Analytics, LLC., discuss what we know about...
Momentum builds for digital transformation

Momentum builds for digital transformation

Kymm McCabe, technology principal at Deloitte, discussed the Federal Agency Customer Experience Act introduced by Senator James Lankford, and Senator...
The week ahead on Capitol Hill

The week ahead on Capitol Hill

Leo Shane, Capitol Hill bureau chief at Military Times, and David Hawkings, senior editor at CQ Roll Call discuss the...
Budget deal boosts defense spending

Budget deal boosts defense spending

Rep. Donald McEachin (D-VA), a member of the House Armed Services Committee, discussed the budget deal reached in Congress and...
Congress makes deal, gives DoD 2017 spending boost

Congress makes deal, gives DoD 2017 spending boost

Roger Zakheim, counsel at Covington & Burling and former general counsel to the House Armed Services Committee, discussed the boost...
Congress reaches deal to fund government through September

Congress reaches deal to fund government through September

Sarah Ferris, budget & appropriations reporter at Politico and John T. Bennett White House correspondent for CQ Roll Call, discuss...
Modernizing Government Technology Act reintroduced in House

Modernizing Government Technology Act reintroduced in House

Pamela Walker, senior director for federal public sector technology at the IT Alliance for Public Sector, discusses the reintroduction of...
The Federal Beat

The Federal Beat

Jonathan Nicholson, federal budget and house leadership reporter for Bloomberg BNA, Sarah Ferris, budget and appropriations reporter for Politico, and Capitol Hill...
Clock winding down on continuing resolution

Clock winding down on continuing resolution

Senior editor at CQ Roll Call David Hawkings discusses the likelihood of a government shutdown, and the how the federal...
In-depth profile of Congressman Will Hurd

In-depth profile of Congressman Will Hurd

Rep. Will Hurd (R-TX) casts a long shadow in Congress, literally and figuratively. At 6 feet 4 inches, he’s one...
Future of the Modernizing Government Technology Act

Future of the Modernizing Government Technology Act

Mike Hettinger, president of Hettinger Strategy Group, and Rich Beutel, principal at Cyrrus Analytics, discuss the future of the Modernizing Government...
Trump’s ‘skinny budget’ poised to get some meat on its bones

Trump’s ‘skinny budget’ poised to get some meat on its bones

Robert Shea, principal at Grant Thornton Public Sector, discussed the possible implications of the Trump administration’s budget proposal for the...
House committee approves bills aimed at VA employees

House committee approves bills aimed at VA employees

Michael Smallberg, legislative analyst at Bloomberg Government, discusses two bills approved by the House Veterans Affairs Committee that would affect...
National security implications of Flynn resignation

National security implications of Flynn resignation

Rep. Ted Deutch (D-Fl.), discussed the most concerning national security implications of Michael Flynn’s resignation as National Security Advisor, and...
Inspectors general testify before House committee

Inspectors general testify before House committee

Virginia Democratic Congressman Gerry Connolly gives an update on the recent House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearings on Inspectors...
Looming workload casts long shadow in Congress

Looming workload casts long shadow in Congress

David Hawkings, senior editor at CQ Roll Call, discusses the upcoming confirmation hearings on the Hill for President Trump’s cabinet...