A bill to delay sequestration and extend tax cuts heads the president’s desk today, after a down-to-the-wire vote in the House last night. Brian Friel joins us now with details on the deal and what this means for federal workers and government contractors.
The Consumer Product Safety Commission still doesn’t have all it needs to carry out its mission. That’s according to a new report from the Government Accountability Office. It says the agency responsible for testing product safety needs more information sharing powers and the ability to test new products faster.
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.