AUTHOR ARCHIVES

Results 71-80 of 200

Play of the Day: The VA's Hidden Affairs

May 20, 2014 The Department of Veterans Affairs has some explaining to do, and there's a long waitlist to hear the reasons for their latest scandal. It's enough to force late-night host Jon Stewart into busting open his swear jar. Plus: Senator Elizabeth Warren wants banking to be boring, Chinese hackers are taking...

Play of the Day: The Medical Conditions of Karl Rove

May 19, 2014 Republican political adviser Karl Rove stands by his comments regarding Hillary Clinton's health problems. But Hillary Clinton isn't going to let the GOP strategist slide for very long. Late-night host David Letterman imagines the counterattack on Rove's own possible medical conditions. Plus: India's election news coverage is seizure-inducing, and the...

Play of the Day: Breaking Up With America

May 16, 2014 Russia used to be our space boyfriend. Now, in response to U.S. sanctions, the country is cutting off American access to the International Space Station by 2020. With astronauts from the United States and Russia currently living there together, cohabitation must be getting pretty awkward. Plus: it takes a lot...

Play of the Day: Why You Should Stop Recycling

May 15, 2014 Antarctica's ice sheet is melting and the word on the street is that it can't be stopped. President Obama can put global warming at the forefront of his political agenda, and you can sort your paper from your plastic recycling, but late-night host Stephen Colbert has the right idea: we...

Play of the Day: The Koch Brothers Versus the Columbus Zoo

May 14, 2014 A ballot initiative meant to raise property taxes to fund the Columbus Zoo is dead. The campaign against it, led by the Koch-backed conservative group Americans for Prosperity, proved effective in the polls, defeating the tax levy by an overwhelming margin. But Stephen Colbert wants to be absolutely positive that...

Play of the Day: The Diabolical Plans of Hillary Clinton

May 13, 2014 Stephen Colbert is convinced that Hillary Clinton was behind Monica Lewinsky's return to the public eye. Why would the late-night host mime an 'evil manipulator' impression of the 2016 presidential hopeful if she wasn't an evil manipulator? Plus: Iran might appreciate an extension on its nuclear deadline, and President Obama...

Play of the Day: How to Apply Game of Thrones To Your Politics

May 12, 2014 Russian President Vladimir Putin probably asks one crucial question before making any move on the international stage: What would the ruthless King Joffrey do? Plus: Rob Ford campaigns for rehab office, and the White House was put on lockdown twice last week. (Image via Frederic Legrand / Shutterstock.com)

Play of the Day: How a State Defines Snacking

May 9, 2014 Watch democracy in action as New York's state legislature engages in a healthy debate over what exactly constitutes a 'snack.' Jon Stewart deems it "the best 40 minutes" any legislative chamber anywhere has spent. Plus: Boston could be in danger from global warming-induced drowning, and the feds are producing marijuana...

Play of the Day: What a Weak Foreign Policy Looks Like

May 8, 2014 Fighting in Ukraine hasn't abated, and Stephen Colbert knows exactly the dictator to blame for it: President Obama. How hard could it possibly be to distract Russians from committing atrocious acts of violence anyway? Plus: Rob Ford checks in to rehab and the White House wants illegal immigrants to get...

Play of the Day: How the GOP Woos Donors

May 7, 2014 Kentucky Senator Rand Paul brings Rupert Murdoch on a date to the Kentucky Derby. But Stephen Colbert warns against getting too cozy with the wealthy media mogul: there are a plethora of other presidential hopefuls vying for the man's heart (and money). The competition is sure to be just as...

Thank you for subscribing to newsletters from GovExec.com.
We think these reports might interest you:

  • Sponsored by Brocade

    Best of 2016 Federal Forum eBook

    Earlier this summer, Federal and tech industry leaders convened to talk security, machine learning, network modernization, DevOps, and much more at the 2016 Federal Forum. This eBook includes a useful summary highlighting the best content shared at the 2016 Federal Forum to help agencies modernize their network infrastructure.

    Download
  • Sponsored by CDW-G

    GBC Flash Poll Series: Merger & Acquisitions

    Download this GBC Flash Poll to learn more about federal perspectives on the impact of industry consolidation.

    Download
  • Sponsored by One Identity

    One Nation Under Guard: Securing User Identities Across State and Local Government

    In 2016, the government can expect even more sophisticated threats on the horizon, making it all the more imperative that agencies enforce proper identity and access management (IAM) practices. In order to better measure the current state of IAM at the state and local level, Government Business Council (GBC) conducted an in-depth research study of state and local employees.

    Download
  • Sponsored by Aquilent

    The Next Federal Evolution of Cloud

    This GBC report explains the evolution of cloud computing in federal government, and provides an outlook for the future of the cloud in government IT.

    Download
  • Sponsored by Aquilent

    A DevOps Roadmap for the Federal Government

    This GBC Report discusses how DevOps is steadily gaining traction among some of government's leading IT developers and agencies.

    Download
  • Sponsored by LTC Partners, administrators of the Federal Long Term Care Insurance Program

    Approaching the Brink of Federal Retirement

    Approximately 10,000 baby boomers are reaching retirement age per day, and a growing number of federal employees are preparing themselves for the next chapter of their lives. Learn how to tackle the challenges that today's workforce faces in laying the groundwork for a smooth and secure retirement.

    Download
  • Sponsored by Hewlett Packard Enterprise

    Cyber Defense 101: Arming the Next Generation of Government Employees

    Read this issue brief to learn about the sector's most potent challenges in the new cyber landscape and how government organizations are building a robust, threat-aware infrastructure

    Download
  • Sponsored by Aquilent

    GBC Issue Brief: Cultivating Digital Services in the Federal Landscape

    Read this GBC issue brief to learn more about the current state of digital services in the government, and how key players are pushing enhancements towards a user-centric approach.

    Download
  • Sponsored by CDW-G

    Joint Enterprise Licensing Agreements

    Read this eBook to learn how defense agencies can achieve savings and efficiencies with an Enterprise Software Agreement.

    Download
  • Sponsored by Cloudera

    Government Forum Content Library

    Get all the essential resources needed for effective technology strategies in the federal landscape.

    Download

When you download a report, your information may be shared with the underwriters of that document.