Government Matters (Full Show) – August 23, 2018


On this edition of Government Matters–

The benefits of interagency conflicts

John Kamensky, senior fellow at the IBM Center for the Business of Government, discusses the three types of interagency conflict, and how they impact getting work done in the executive branch.


Lawmaker proposes government-wide cybersecurity watchdog

Brig. Gen. Gregory Touhill (USAF Ret.) president of Cyxtera Federal Group, discusses the proposal to have a cyber inspector general, and why Congress should make improving tech oversight a priority.


Alternatives to a new Space Force military branch

Harlan Ullman, chair of the Killowen Group, discusses why a full service for space operations would be “unworkable,” and why establishing a new high-level command would be a better strategy.