Your agency is probably running under a continuing resolution that expires on December third. That’s less than a month after Congress returns from its post-election recess. Lawmakers have a full plate including bills to improve cybersecurity and expand telework. And then there are the permanent 2011 spending bills, none of which have been passed. Joining us to discuss the prospects for those permanent spending bills is Jim Horney, director of Federal Fiscal Policy at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities.
Tom Temin is the host of The Federal Drive, which airs from 6-9 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, DC 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.