Highlighting the value of the work your employees do is a critical step to getting back on track after the shutdown. Restoring employee confidence after all the furloughs and pay freezes may require a national reawakening. David Bray, chief Information officer at the Federal Communications Commission, joins In Depth to discuss investment priorities in the public and private sectors.
During the shutdown, you might have asked yourself if it was time to retire from public service. But what you should have really asked is how to know when that is. Tammy Flanagan, senior benefits director at the National Institute of Transition Planning, joins In Depth with more.
Like the rest of DoD, the Marine Corps has put a lot of emphasis on building support programs for military families to help cope with the last 12 years of high-tempo deployments. But like everything else in the Defense budget, those programs are going to have to be scaled back. Federal News Radio’s Jared Serbu has more on how the Marine Corps is trying to keep only its most effective programs.
Mike Causey Senior Correspondent Federal News Radio
As agencies rev up to get back to work, people are running into a few bumps in the road. Expired access cards, long lines to get back into buildings, and some other inconveniences were a few of the things we got reports about yesterday. Federal News Radio Senior Correspondent Mike Causey shares what he’s heard from feds as they return to work.
Francis Rose is the host of In Depth, which airs weekdays from 4-7 p.m. on 1500 AM in the Washington, DC 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.