Government Matters Defense (Full Show) – October 17, 2018


Under Secretary McCarthy’s vision for Army Futures Command

Under Secretary of the Army Ryan McCarthy outlines his priorities for Army modernization, and how the new Futures Command slots into the plan.

Intersection of Army recruitment & readiness

Sergeant Major of the U.S. Army Daniel Dailey details how the Army plans to optimize how it recruits new soldiers, and why things that would disqualify someone 20 years ago are no longer issues.

Evolution of the role of the U.S. Army Reserve

Lt. Gen. Charles Luckey, chief & commanding general of the U.S. Army Reserve, discusses the command’s top priorities and role in promoting readiness.

Industry presents cutting-edge tech at AUSA 2018

The defense industrial base came to the Association of the U.S. Army’s annual meeting in full force. Government Matters’ Charis Hanner presents a selection of the high-tech military solutions presented on the show floor.