Government Matters Defense (Full Show) – February 6, 2019


GAO Report: Steps toward applying leading practices in Army Futures Command

Jon Ludwigson, acting director of contracting and national security acquisitions issues at the Government Accountability Office, details recommendations to help Army Futures Command accomplish their modernization mission.

Expectations surrounding the NDAA budget requests

Bill Greenwalt, senior fellow at the Atlantic Council’s Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security, discusses how debate over the defense authorization bill might play out, and how mergers in the defense industry could change the contracting landscape.

The Pentagon Beat – February 6, 2019

Deputy Editor Leo Shane III and Pentagon Bureau Chief Tara Copp from Military Times discuss the military implications of President Trump’s State of the Union address, and the movement of troops to the U.S-Mexico border.