Government Executive : Vol. 41 No. 9 (8/1/09)
- August 1, 2009
Watching the Workforce
Three lawmakers have gained new prominence with federal employee issues.
By Alyssa Rosenberg
Three legislative watchdogs from varied backgrounds step into new oversight territory.
By Elizabeth Newell
Tested in Battle
Soldiers are putting the Army's futuristic systems through their paces. By Katherine McIntire Peters
The Office of Federal Procurement Policy appears to be lost in the contracting shuffle. By Robert Brodsky
Mission: Save Earth
NASA scientist guards the planet from dangerous stowaways on space flights. By Edward Goldstein
Officials grapple with redesign of the federal go-to Web site on stimulus spending. By Gautham Nagesh
Wireless technology can improve insight into an agency's supply chain, if done right. By Jill R. Aitoro
Intelligence FileGone Missing
Congress has the tools to check intelligence agencies, but doesn't use them. By Shane Harris
IN EVERY ISSUE
Fresh faces and new priorities on Capitol Hill. By Tom Shoop
Agencies bring home business awards; summer beach reading; straight talk and language skills.
Productivity gains can help with the fiscal pickle. By Timothy B. Clark