On the show today – April 3

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Today’s guests:

Tom ShoopEditor-in-Chief, Government Executive


The blowup at the General Services Administration is making a lot of people in Washington just shake their heads in disbelief. Tom Shoop, the editor-in-chief of Government Executive and a longtime federal watcher said he was dumbfounded by the news.

Click here to read Shoop’s report on the GSA scandal on GovExec.

GSA head Johnson resigns, two others fired after excessive spending at event

Poll: Did GSA make the right decision with resignation, firings?

Jake WiensInvestigator, Project on Government Oversight

The dustup at the General Services Administration because of an Inspector General’s report is starting a buzz, again, about the role of inspector generals in the federal government. Jake Wiens, an investigator with the Project on Government Oversight, discusses the effect that vacant IG positions has on agency operations.

Click here to view POGO’s IG vacancy tracker.

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Also on the show:

Also, In Depth brings you the latest cybersecurity and defense news. Below, find links to the stories mentioned.

Navy opens first LEED Platinum facility

Have you been a victim of ‘drive-by’ malware?

TIGTA: IRS cyber response center needs some improvements