Government Matters (Full Show) – October 1, 2017


NBIB: One year in business
One year ago, the Obama administration issued an executive order that stood up the National Background Investigations Bureau — an answer to calls for an improved vetting process. Recently, the Office of Personnel Management granted Government Matters exclusive access to NBIB headquarters in Washington for a special in-depth report on their progress.

Inspectors General launch
Department of Justice inspector general Michael Horowitz and U.S. Postal Service acting inspector general Tammy Whitcomb discuss their collaborative effort on a new website that merges reports from across the IG community.

Defense Department’s top cybersecurity priorities
Essye Miller, deputy chief information officer for cybersecurity at the Department of Defense, discusses efforts to build and maintain DoD’s cyber workforce.