The 25th anniversary of the Federal Employee Retirement System is upon us. Tom Trabucco, the former longtime director of the Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board has written about how the system was created and where it’s going in a special column for Federal News Radio. He joins In Depth to provide more of unique perspective.
Acting General Services Administrator Dan Tangherlini has called his agency the “Government Savings Agency.” And with potentially huge budgets cuts on the horizon, it’s a perfect time to make that goal a reality, according to Roger Waldron, the president of the Coalition for Government Procurement.
Francis Rose is the host of In Depth, which airs weekdays from 8-10 a.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, D.C. metro area and online everywhere. Francis has covered all three branches of the federal government as a broadcast journalist since 1998. He joined Federal News Radio in 2006, and launched In Depth in 2008 as a daily show focused on connecting federal executives to the information they need to do their jobs better.