Government Executive Vol. 36 No.14

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The fight against terrorism means big business for these federal contractors.

NEWS+ANALYSIS

  • Mixed Message
    The missed call on Iraq's weapons of mass destruction wasn't an intelligence failure. It was a management failure. By Shane Harris
  • Space Case
    NASA team working on return to space flight breaks for UFO investigation. By Beth Dickey
  • Caught in the Net
    Navy and Marine Corps officials are at odds over new network's future. By David McGlinchey
  • The Happiness Factor
    Forget the gross domestic product. How are we feeling? By Denise Kersten

ADVICE+DISSENT

  • Tech Insider

    Mr. Fixit
    Karl Reichelt's orders couldn't be clearer: Clean up this mess. By Shane Harris
  • Management Matters

    Leaders Rise Above the Crowd
    What trait do you most admire in a leader? By Brian Friel
  • Public Administration

    Distilling Power
    Reforming regulation begins with rule-making. By Cornelius M. Kerwin

IN EVERY ISSUE

  • Editor's Notebook
    A career ambassador tells of leadership in crisis.
  • Letters
  • The Buzz
    Perilous Pentagon projects; an expanded federal hierarchy; technology training; and giving thanks.
  • Outlook
    Don't look for any serious discussion about the size and role of government to emerge from this presidential campaign. By Tom Shoop

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