The Patent and Trademark Office has an 18-month recovery plan to deal with last year’s sequestration cuts. PTO offers a look inside the real impact of the automatic budget cuts. In his biweekly feature, Inside the Reporter’s Notebook, Federal News Radio Executive Editor Jason Miller details how sequestration took a huge bite out of one of PTO’s top technology priorities.
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 as the producer and news anchor of the station’s morning drive program, the Federal Drive. He launched In Depth in 2008 as a daily show focused on connecting federal executives to the information they need to do their jobs better.