Fed Access

  • 7 areas to watch in the FY 2017 defense budget

    Katherine Blakeley, research fellow for the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments, joins host Derrick Dortch to discuss her new report on the seven areas to watch in the FY 2017 defense budget. April 29, 2016

  • Feds & the 2016 presidential race

    What do federal employees think about the two leading candidates for President? Find out on this week’s Fed Access when Government Executive Staff Writer Eric Katz joins host Derrick Dortch. April 22, 2016

  • The state of DC’s emergency management operations

    Chris Geldart, director of the District of Columbia’s Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency, joins host Derrick Dortch to discuss lessons learned from the 2017 snowstorm and the daylong Metro shutdown. April 15, 2016

  • An update on the federal job market

    Talent acquisition manager Mike Bruni will discuss job trends in the federal government, the kinds of workers that agencies need, and how to land a job in what is a competitive and challenging federal market. February 5, 2016

  • The clearance job market in 2016

    What is the state of the clearance job market in 2016? Find out when Evan Lesser, founder and director of ClearanceJobs.com, joins host Derrick Dortch on Fed Access. January 29, 2016

  • The “first responders” of first responders

    Chris Geldart, director of DC’s Homeland Security and Emergency Management Agency, joins host Derrick Dortch and gives us a behind the scenes look at how his agency handles 911 and 311 calls in the city. January 8, 2016

  • The federal hiring market in 2015

    Talent acquisition manager Mike Bruni will discuss job trends in the federal government, the kinds of workers that agencies need, and how to land a job in what is a competitive and challenging federal market. January 1, 2016

  • The Syrian civil war and cybersecurity

    Tune into Fed Access to hear Stratfor’s Sim Tack and Tristan Reed discuss the civil war in Syria, the Syrian refugee crisis, and how governments and businesses are doing in protecting themselves from cyber attacks. December 25, 2015

  • An expert’s take on domestic and international terrorism

    Fred Burton, vice president of Intelligence for Stratfor, joins host Derrick Dortch to discuss the increase in domestic and international terrorism incidents, and what you can do to protect yourself from a terrorist attack. December 5, 2015

  • The state of small business contracting

    John Shoraka, associate administrator of Government Contracting and Business Development at the U.S. Small Business Administration, talks small business contracting with host Derrick Dortch. November 20, 2015

  • Homeland security & emergency management in DC

    Chris Geldart, director of the District of Columbia’s Homeland Security and emergency Management Agency, joins host Derrick Dortch to give us an update on the organization and the programs it has put in place to respond to natural and man made disasters in the region. November 13, 2015

  • Help for homeless vets

    Randy Brown, director of Communications for the National Coalition for Homeless Veterans, will talk about the programs and services provided by his organization to help homeless veterans. October 23, 2015

  • Prepping today’s talent for upcoming threats

    Derrick T. Dortch talks to Ron Sanders, vice president and fellow at Booz Allen Hamilton and former associate director of National Intelligence and the first Chief Human Capital Officer for the U.S. Intelligence Community. October 16, 2015

  • An update on the 2015 Kalaris Intelligence conference

    Sue Shumate with the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency and Georgetown Unviersity’s Jessica Gershuny will discuss next week’s Kalaris Intelligence Conference in Washington D.C. September 18, 2015