Government Matters Defense (Full Show) – September 20, 2017
Nora Bensahel, distinguished scholar in residence and Lt. Gen. David Barno (US Army, Ret.), distinguished practitioner in residence at the School of International Service at American University, authors of the Strategic Outpost column at WarOnTheRocks.com, discuss why they think military leaders should not be serving in White House civilian roles.
Rear Adm. Jamie Barnett (USN, Ret.), a partner in the cybersecurity practice at Venable, LLP., discusses the several cybersecurity provisions in the Senate’s version of the National Defense Authorization Act.
David Chu, president of the Institute of Defense Analyses, discusses how managers in the Pentagon can operate “business as usual” while major restructuring of personnel is underway.