Government Matters (Full Show) – April 2, 2017


Trump administration follows budget blueprint with Office of American Innovation
Dave Mader, chief strategy officer for the civilian sector at Deloitte and former controller in the Office of Management and Budget, discussed the announcement that Jared Kushner will lead a new Office of American Innovation in the White House. Mader also shared risk management lessons learned during the Obama administration.

IT Modernization a top priority at FEMA
Adrian Gardner, chief information officer at the Federal Emergency Management Agency, discussed his top technology priorities and FEMA’s strategy for IT modernization.

The Federal Beat
Government Executive senior correspondent Erik Katz, FedScoop managing editor Billy Mitchell, and Federal News Radio defense reporter Scott Maucione joined Francis for this edition of the Federal Beat. They discussed the Office of American Innovation, President Trump’s nominee for Air Force secretary, and prospects for another government shutdown.