On Pentagon Solutions, an hour-long look into challenges facing the Defense Department both inside and out of the building, listened to highlights from two different events today, the first wass an update on security measures at military installations. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin Dempsey updated reporters at the Pentagon this morning.
We also listened to highlights from a House Armed Services Committee hearing today. The lineup includes Gen. James Amos, the commandant of the Marine Corps, Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert, Army Chief of Staff General Ray Odierno and Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh.
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.