Federal News Countdown: Sequestration’s impact on DoD, security-clearance plan on the way

Jeff Neal, left, senior vice president of ICF International, and Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, join Francis Rose to count down the week’s top federal stories. (Photo by Michael O’Connell/Federal News Radio)

Guests on the Federal News Countdown:

  • Larry Allen, President, Allen Federal Business Partners
  • Jeff Neal, Senior Vice President of I-C-F International; former Chief Human Capital Officer at the Department of Homeland Security

Larry Allen’s stories:

#3 GSA’s Dave McClure leaves for private sector (Federal News Radio)


#2 Air Force presses vendors to tackle supply chain costs (Federal News Radio)

#1 What sequestration cuts will mean to defense programs, in no uncertain terms (Washington Business Journal)

Jeff Neal’s stories:

#3 Fixing what’s wrong with the IRS (The Washington Post)

#2 Government workforce is closing the gender pay gap, but reforms still needed, report says (The Washington Post)

#1 OMB: Plan for implementing security-clearance fixes coming soon (Federal News Radio)