Government Matters (Full Show) – March 19, 2019


Plans to reorganize the office of the Secretary of Defense in flux

Elizabeth Field, acting director of defense capabilities & management at GAO, discusses the Pentagon’s efforts to create a chief management officer, and the unanswered questions surrounding the role.

Work begins on cyber reskilling and workforce planning

Sean Morris, principal at Deloitte, outlines how lifelong learning initiatives can help maintain a skilled workforce.


Report: Overworked federal workforce may impact disaster response

Greg Treverton, Molly Jahn, and David Bray, discuss a new report on understaffing in the federal workforce, and ways to improve recruitment and retainment.