President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2011 budget called for an end to NASA’s Constellation Program. That program has been responsible for sending humans to the moon. The Government Accountability Office was asked to examine whether NASA committed any wrongdoing in its treatment of this program since the President’s call to end it. Susan Poling is the Managing Associate General Counsel at the GAO. She joins us with the results of the investigation.
Tom Temin is the host of The Federal Drive, which airs from 6-8 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, D.C. region and online everywhere. Tom has 30 years experience in journalism, mostly in technology markets. Before coming to Federal News Radio, he was a long-serving editor-in-chief of Government Computer News and Washington Technology magazines.