Facts don’t lie, but sometimes it seems they’re open to interpretation. Francesca Grifo once lobbied for better scientific integrity policies at federal agencies as an advocate with the Union of Concerned Scientists.
Now, it’s her job to implement one of them. She joined Tom and Emily to discuss her new role at the Environmental Protection Agency.
Joel Gurin Director of the Open Data 500 Project New York University
Two military academies reported fewer sexual assaults during the most recent school year. But the Pentagon says it doesn’t have the data to know whether sexual assaults are decreasing. Federal News Radio’s DoD Reporter Jared Serbu explains.
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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.