Government Matters (Full Show) – February 11, 2019


What to watch in FY2020 defense budget

Lt. Gen. Dana Atkins, USAF (Ret.), president & CEO of the Military Officers Association of America, discusses military issues that he’d like to see addressed by Congress, and what to watch for in the FY20 Budget request.

Long-term effects on national security post-government shutdown

Joshua Geltzer, former senior director for counterterrorism at the National Security Council, discusses what impact the last government shutdown has on national security, and how it could negatively affect the workforce.

Key takeaways from the DoD cloud strategy release

Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, discusses the Department of Defense’s new cloud technology strategy, and the effects it could have on contractors.