Federal News Countdown: Unified veterans’ bill, civil-service reform

Guests on the Federal News Countdown:

  • John Salamone, FMP Consulting
  • Ron Sanders, Booz Allen Hamilton

John Salamone’s stories:

#3 Are agencies meeting cross-agency goals? OMB reviews make it hard to tell (Federal News Radio)

#2 U.S. Struggles to Draw Young, Savvy Staff (The Wall Street Journal)


#1 Lawmakers push to approve unified veterans’ bill (Federal News Radio)

Ron Sanders’ stories:

#3 Report: CHCOs left out of agency decisions (Federal News Radio)

#2 One Chart That Shows the Many Ways Congress Wants to Fix VA (Defense One)

#1 VA story has a lesson for unions: Don’t sleep on civil-service reform (The Washington Post)

Ron Sanders, left, of Booz Allen Hamilton and John Salamone of FMP Consulting counted down the top federal stories of the week with Francis Rose.