Government Matters (Full Show) – August 22, 2017


OMB releases DATA Act Pilot Program report
Dave Mader, civilian sector chief strategy officer at Deloitte and former controller at the Office of Management and Budget, discusses OMB’s decision to revisit how contractors and grant recipients report their transactions with the government.

Sammies finalist helped millions get treatment for HIV and AIDS
Dr. Tedd Ellerbrock, chief of the HIV Care and Treatment Branch at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, discusses the work the won him a Service to America Medal nomination in the Career Achievement category.

Opportunities for 8(a) set asides before September first
Paul Murphy, senior data analyst at Bloomberg Government, discusses the coming expiration date for nearly 10,000 contracts — 8(a) set asides — that could amount to more than $14 billion.