Sean Moulton

  • The good, the bad, and the ugly parts of state secrets

    New guidelines surrounding when the Justice Department can invoke the state secrets privilege have been released. Attorney General Eric Holder says the changes were made as an effort to rebuild the public’s trust. Sean Moulton…

  • Executive Order seeks to simplify document classification

    A newly-issued White House mandate provides new guidance for handling sensitive agency documents. Experts are giving it positive reviews so far. The new directive supersedes a similar order issued by the Bush administration, which critics say created a chaotic tangle of incompatible agency document classifications.

  • Analysis: Increased financial reporting by federal execs under STOCK Act necessary

    President Barack Obama signed legislation Wednesday prohibiting members of Congress, the President and thousands of federal workers from engaging in insider trading. Under the law, lawmakers and government employees will be required to report certain financial transactions within 45 days of the initial trade. Those reports — which now are typically only available upon request — will be made available on agency websites and, eventually, on searchable databases.

  • On the show today – April 4

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

  • Ethics nominee asks Congress to change insider trading law

    Walter Shaub Jr. said the STOCK Act could cause unintended consequences for federal employees’ privacy and safety. Shaub said he favors revisions aimed at striking a balance between the need to protect personal information and the law’s requirement to disclose stock trades.

  • In Depth interviews – October 2

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

  • Federal Drive Interviews – Jan. 18, 2013

    On today’s show, the latest on the White House’s We the People website, government-owned buildings and finding jobs for wounded warriors.

  • In Depth interviews – March 11

    On the In Depth show blog, you can listen to the interviews, find more information about the guests on the show each day and links to additional resources.

  • Federal Drive Show Blog – April 26, 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.

  • In Depth Show Blog – September 9, 2013

    On the In Depth 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.