Industry shares ideas to bail out Defense Contract Audit Agency

Ever want to tell the doctor, if he just looked at this, or asked that question, he might be able to get a better analysis of what might be wrong? That’s how it is for defense contractors subject to checkups by the Defense Contract Audit Agency. The agency is beset by backlogs and other problems and industry has ideas that might help. Alan Chvotkin, executive vice president and counsel at the Professional Services Council, has details.

The military universities include cybersecurity programs. Now one academic is asking, why doesn’t the government just create a standalone cyber academy of it’s own? Mark Hagerott makes that proposal in a recent Foreign Policy article. Hagerott, Chancellor of the North Dakota University System, tells Federal News Radio’s Eric White why he thinks the time is ripe.