Government Matters (Full Show) – March 18, 2018


On this Sunday edition of Government Matters–

Common themes in agency cyber risk mitigation
Jeanette Manfra, Assistant Secretary of the Office of Cybersecurity & Communications at the Department of Homeland Security, discusses how agencies are developing their I.T. modernization plans, and why cybersecurity is an important aspect.

Impact of State Department leadership shake-up on its employees
Phillip Carter, Senior Fellow & Counsel at the Center for a New American Security details how officials at the State Department are feeling after Rex Tillerson’s departure, and how the incoming secretary could improve morale.

The Federal Beat – March 18, 2018
FedScoop Managing Editor Billy Mitchell, NextGov Senior Editor of Technology & Events Aaron Boyd and Staff Writer Hope Hodge Seck join the Federal Beat round-table.
Topics discussed this week include the first meeting of the Technology Modernization Board, the Trump administration’s proposed ‘Space Corps,’ moving classified data to the cloud at the DoD and a new drone just for the Marines.