Government Matters (Full Show) – November 27, 2018


GAO report: Corrosion prevention and mitigation efforts–

Diana Maurer, director of Defense Capabilities & Management at the Government Accountability Office, discusses the Pentagon efforts to prevent corrosion to their infrastructure and weapon systems, and ways GAO believes it can improve.


Industry concerns over new security clearance organization–

David Berteau, president & CEO of the Professional Services Council, details how the government is moving background checks to the Defense Department and why industry is worried.

Pentagon’s formal Space Force proposal due to OMB Dec. 1–

Jacqueline Klimas, national security reporter at Politico, discusses what a Democratic House means for the Space Force proposal, and what’s next for the NASA InSight Mars lander.