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Defense Health Agency approaches MHS GENESIS roll out

Defense Health Agency approaches MHS GENESIS roll out

Defense Health Agency director Vice Adm. Raquel Bono discussed the possible implications of this year’s National Defense Authorization Act, the...
The future of budget negotiations between DoD and OMB

The future of budget negotiations between DoD and OMB

Roger Zakheim, counsel at Covington & Burling, explained why President-elect Donald Trump’s cabinet picks hint at future budget battles among...
Army to stand up digital services operation

Army to stand up digital services operation

Robert Bigman, president of 2BSecure and former CIA chief information security officer, discussed the Army’s new digital services operation.
DoD making progress on audit readiness

DoD making progress on audit readiness

Ariane Whittemore, director of security and defense at Grant Thornton Public Sector, discussed the Pentagon’s progress on audit readiness.
A defense reform agenda for 2017

A defense reform agenda for 2017

Mackenzie Eaglen, resident fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, discussed her defense reform agenda for 2017.
Implications of Army’s LMP Increment 2 reaching full deployment

Implications of Army’s LMP Increment 2 reaching full deployment

Lt. Col. Robert Williams (USA), program manager for the Army’s Logistics Modernization Program, discussed the implications of “Increment 2” reaching...
Boeing moving defense headquarters to D.C.

Boeing moving defense headquarters to D.C.

Marcus Weisgerber, global business editor for Defense One, discussed Boeing’s decision to relocate its defense headquarters from Saint Louis to...
Contractors prepare for Trump administration

Contractors prepare for Trump administration

Marjorie Censer, defense business editor at Inside Defense and Tony Bertuca, chief editor at Inside the Pentagon, discuss the Trump...
Government Matters – Defense  (Full Show) – December 8, 2016

Government Matters – Defense (Full Show) – December 8, 2016

Lt Col. Joe Plenzler, executive vice president of membership and marketing at the U.S. Naval Institute and General James Mattis’s...
Management recommendations for the Pentagon

Management recommendations for the Pentagon

Bob Hale, fellow at Booz Allen Hamilton and former Undersecretary of Defense Comptroller at the Defense Department, discusses his new...
Biggest challenges facing Secretary of Defense nominee

Biggest challenges facing Secretary of Defense nominee

Lt Col. Joe Plenzler, executive vice president of membership and marketing at the U.S. Naval Institute and General James Mattis’s...
U.S. Navy remembers the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attacks

U.S. Navy remembers the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor attacks

Greg Martin, assistant director for Histories and Archives at the Naval History and Heritage Command, discusses the 75th anniversary of the...
Sequestration impact on military men and women

Sequestration impact on military men and women

   Jamie McIntyre, senior defense and national security writer for the Washington Examiner, discusses his special report on the impact...
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...
Transition priorities for the Defense Business Board

Transition priorities for the Defense Business Board

Vago Muradian, editor and host of the The Defense & Aerospace Report, discusses the priorities of the Defense Business Board...
Third Offset Strategy in the Trump Administration

Third Offset Strategy in the Trump Administration

Ben FitzGerald, senior fellow and director of the Technology and National Security Program at the Center for a New American Security, discusses...
Impact of uncertainty on the defense industry

Impact of uncertainty on the defense industry

Robert Kipps, managing director at Kipps-DeSanto, discussed the impact of uncertainty on the defense industry.
Future of the National Defense Authorization Act

Future of the National Defense Authorization Act

Andrew Clevenger, defense acquisitions reporter at Bloomberg BNA, discusses the latest developments in the negotiations over the National Defense Authorization...
Chances for a reprogramming request at the Department of Defense

Chances for a reprogramming request at the Department of Defense

Roger Zakheim, counsel at Covington & Burling, discussed the chances for a reprogramming request at the Department of Defense.
Army efforts talent management task force

Army efforts talent management task force

Maj. Gen. Al Shoffner, director of the Army Talent Management Task Force, discuss how the Army is trying to recruit...
Latest on the National Defense Authorization Act

Latest on the National Defense Authorization Act

Jacqueline Klimas, defense reporter at the Washington Examiner, discusses why passage of the National Defense Authorization Act may now be...
Government Matters Expands DoD Coverage

Government Matters Expands DoD Coverage

Thursday program will focus on the Department of Defense  11/17/2016 – WJLA-TV/ABC7 announced today that beginning on December 1st, its...
Pentagon looks at r&d, nuclear modernization and space

Pentagon looks at r&d, nuclear modernization and space

Marjorie Censer from Inside Defense and Tony Bertuca from Inside the Pentagon discussed new research & development proposals at the...
Army’s readiness challenge

Army’s readiness challenge

Gen. Walter Piatt, director of operations for the U.S. Army’s Rapid Capabilities Office, discusses the mission of the RCO and...