Government Matters (Full Show) – January 25, 2017


Trump signs federal hiring freeze
Dan Blair, former deputy director at the Office of Personnel Management, discussed the federal hiring freeze just signed by President Trump.

CIO Council issues ‘State of Federal IT’ report
Sonny Hashmi, managing director of global government at Box, discussed a new report on the state of federal IT published by the CIO Council.

Trump administration bars external communications at some federal agencies
Louis LaBreque, senior reporter at Bloomberg BNA, discussed the communications clampdown by the Trump administration at agencies within the departments of Transportation, Agriculture, and Interior.