Government Matters Defense (Full Show) – August 23, 2017


The effort to bring innovative solutions to DoD
Former Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work and former Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Adm. Sandy Winnefeld (USN, ret.) discuss the future of the Third Offset Strategy, innovation at the Pentagon, and why they chose to join the board of advisors at Govini.

Trouble spots on the national security landscape
Gregory Copley, president of the International Strategic Studies Association, discusses North Korea, Pakistan, and other places of concern to the national security and diplomatic communities.

The Pentagon Beat
Politico defense reporter Jacqueline Klimas and air warfare reporter Oriana Pawlyk join Francis for this edition of the Pentagon Beat. They discuss the Navy’s “operational pause,” President Trump’s Afghanistan speech, and Defense Secretary Mattis’ trip to Ukraine.