Leaders in our region grapple with the debate around Confederate symbols after Charlottesville. We speak to D.C. Councilmember David Grosso (At-large, I), chair of the Education Committee and U.S. Rep. Tom Garrett (R-Va.)
Guest Host: Matt McCleskey
It can take nerves of steel and the patience of a saint to navigating the federal hiring process. But the Obama administration is calling for streamlined applications and a speedier review of applicants. We’ll learn more about the changes and what they could mean for our region’s workforce.
- Lily Whiteman Federal employee; "Careers Columnist" for the Federal Times; author, "How to Land a Top-Paying Federal Job:" (Amacom Books)
- John Palguta VP for Policy, Partnership for Public Service. Formerly branch chief, Office of Personnel Management, and Director of Policy and Evaluation for the U.S. Merit Systems Protection Board.
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