Bernie Becker

  • Tax delinquents win stimulus contracts

    The Hill’s Bernie Becker said some of those funds may never be recovered.

  • Supercommitee no-go adds to federal managers’ budget woes

    Bernie Becker, a staff writer for The Hill newspaper, joined the Federal Drive with Tom Temin and Amy Morris to discuss the myriad budget uncertainties facing Congress and federal agencies.

  • Analysis: $5.5B default fails to inspire urgency over Postal Service bill

    Although the word “default” might elicit a sense of urgency in most people, it doesn’t appear to be inspiring lawmakers to take action on the proposed Postal Service bill. USPS is expected to default on $5.5 billion in pension costs that it owes to the Treasury.

  • Federal Drive Interviews — Feb. 20, 2013

    Retired Air Force Gen. Chuck Walks talks about what the next Secretary of Defense’s first hurdles will be. Bernie Becker, staff writer at The Hill newspaper, discusses a possible Simpson-Bowles sequel.

  • Federal Drive Show Blog – May 22, 2013

    On the Federal Drive show blog, you can listen to our interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day, as well as links to other stories and resources we discuss.

  • Federal Drive Show Blog – February 18, 2014

    On the Federal Drive show blog, you can listen to our interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day, as well as links to other stories and resources we discuss.