On this week’s FEDtalk, host Ben Carnes will be joined by Senior Executives Association (SEA) President Bill Valdez and Federal Times’ Jessie Bur to discuss current challenges (as well as current opportunities) facing federal leaders.
February 9, 2018
Host Ben Carnes of Shaw Bransford & Roth is joined by a panel of budget experts to discuss the current federal funding landscape, how we got here, and if there is any hope for a better future.
January 26, 2018
Host Ben Carnes will be joined by management associations representing federal employees – including the Professional Managers Association (PMA) and the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association (FLEOA) – who will discuss the ongoing federal reorganization, what managers within the federal government are experiencing ‘on the ground,’ and what challenges the organizations must prepare for in 2018.
January 12, 2018
Tune in this week for a special encore presentation of our Fake News show with experts from Knight Foundation, Politifact, and American University.
December 14, 2017
Tune in this week for a panel discussion year in review with top federal government reporters.
December 1, 2017
News coverage is consistently filled with reports of the latest purported government “scandal” or failure. While these issues may often deserve attention, they frequently drown out examples of government done well.
November 17, 2017
This week on FEDtalk, we are helping visitors prepare for Open Season by giving them an inside look at the Virtual Benefits Fair with Long Term Care’s Joan Melanson.
November 3, 2017
This week on FEDtalk, we are discussing the dwindling capacity of members and their staffs to effectively do their jobs as responsibilities increase.
October 20, 2017
Tune in to FEDtalk this week for a look at the Open Season Virtual Benefits Fair, plus hear from Blue Cross Blue Shield Association about their best FEHB offerings during Open Season.
October 6, 2017
This week on FEDtalk, we are excited to host two prominent figures in the world of podcasting, both of whom have started new projects focusing on the U.S. Constitution.
September 22, 2017
Tune in to FEDtalk this week for a discussion on labor policy, budget negotiations, and agency re-organization.
September 8, 2017
Tune in this week to hear an encore airing of our chat with National Parks Service (NPS) officials. Get tips on viewing the solar eclipse and how to make the most of the final weeks of summer.
August 18, 2017
Tune in to FEDtalk this week for a discussion on the presidential appointment process, including the history of presidential appointments, and the possible risks associated with a historically slow risk of appointments, as well as a spate of acting appointments on which the clock is running out.
August 4, 2017
In about 25 years, Arlington National Cemetery (ANC) will run out of space as an active cemetery to honor our Nation’s veterans. Therefore, changes to either eligibility criteria and/or expansion of the cemetery’s geographic footprint are required, and that’s where the American people come in.
July 21, 2017