All About Data

Conversations with the people who are making data work better for government. Federal News Network’s Jory Heckman speaks with federal chief data officers and other thought leaders who are finding new ways to harness data to drive better mission outcomes.

Amtower Off Center

Hosted by nationally-known speaker and consultant Mark Amtower,  Amtower Off-Center highlights the good, the bad, the ugly and the just plain silly of doing business in the government market. Every week experts join Mark for a lively discussion of current issues facing the government contractor community.

Ask the CIO

Each week, Jason Miller interviews federal agency chief information officers about directives, challenges and successes.

Ask the CIO: SLED Edition

John Thomas Flynn, former chief information officer in California and Massachusetts, and former president of the National Association of State CIOs, features conversations with state and local CIOs, CISOs, program leadership and elected officials, plus the IT vendor community.

Building Trust in Government

Hosted by MITRE's Center for Data-Driven Policy, this monthly podcast brings non-partisan, data-driven insights to government policymaking. Each episode focuses on ways to deliver better outcomes—in national security, cyber, science and technology, domestic policy, and government management.

Conversations on Health Care

Conversations on Health Care® is a radio show about the opportunities for reform and innovation in the health care system. In addition to health care headlines, the centerpiece of each show is a feature story and conversation with an innovator in the delivery of care from around the globe.

Cyber Chat with Sean Kelley

Cyber Chat with Sean Kelley is a monthly show featuring interviews with experts in IT and Information Security discussing the latest trends and hottest cyber topics and challenges impacting the federal community.

DOD Cloud Exchange

Federal News Network hosted a live event with Army, Navy, Air Force and DISA on efforts to more quickly and securely improve capability delivery to warfighters.

Every Side of Cyber

The Every Side of Cyber series takes an in-depth look at key cyber challenges facing both the public and private sector.

Fed Access with Derrick T. Dortch

From how to win government jobs and contracts, to veterans issues to the latest national security challenges, host Derrick T. Dortch explores the world of the federal government and provides you the access needed to succeed.

Federal Drive with Tom Temin

Federal Drive host Tom Temin, a journalist with over 30 years experience covering technology markets, talks with federal decision makers about their  thought processes around the people, policy and programs of the federal government.

Federal Executive Forum

Trezza Media Group provides high-quality thought leadership media and marketing services to help companies connect to government leaders, channel partners and other industry and technology partners. Our goal is to team with leaders in the government market to provide best-of-breed thought leadership media programs that deliver access to the government market, develop a high level of mindshare, and strengthen brands.

Federal Insights

If you're a federal employee or contractor, we're the news source for you...covering the latest technology, management, defense, contracting, policy, and pay & benefits issues.

Federal Newscast

Daily reporting on the most critical issues for Executive Branch leadership.

Federal Tech Talk

Federal Tech Talk looks at the world of high technology in the federal government. Host John Gilroy, of The Oakmont Group, speaks the language of federal CISOs, CIOs and CTOs, and gets into the specifics for government IT systems integrators. John covers the latest government initiatives and technology news for the federal IT manager and government contractor.


FEDTalk is produced by Shaw Bransford & Roth P.C., bringing you the insider's perspective from leaders in the federal community since 1993.

Foodie and the Beast

Nycci Nellis is everyone's "go to" food journalist for insights and in depth info about everything happening across the food/wine/spirits/brews/restaurant scenes in the Mid-Atlantic and across the U.S. Her husband, David, is a beer and burgers guy. Together, they host celebrity guest interviews with famous and up-and-coming chefs, winemakers, distillers, oystermen, farmers, marine biologists and more.

For Your Benefit

Host Bob Leins and presenters from the National Institute of Transition Planning, the federal leader in retirement planning seminars focus on a specific area of retirement planning from financial security, taxes, federal benefits and estate planning, to life after retirement.

Innovation in Government

Learn from industry experts who enable innovation and make government more responsive and secure by advancing key technologies. Innovation in government examines a wide range of topics and evaluates their payoff.

Inside the IC

Inside the IC explores how U.S. intelligence agencies are adapting to 21st century challenges. The show features interviews with intelligence community leaders and experts about their most pressing issues involving technology, workforce, and management.

IT Innovation Insider

The IT Innovation Insider is a monthly show focused on the emerging technologies and trends that are moving federal agencies toward a more secure and modernized future.

Leaders & Legends

Interviews with leaders who have left their mark on government and a lasting imprint on the nation. Hear what goes on behind the scenes in the nation's capital and why working for the federal government is so unique.

Market Chat!

Market Chat! forges a more productive and responsive relationship between government and industry by delivering insights from current and former public sector executives on how vendors can have more constructive interactions and, ultimately, become better partners for success with their public sector customers.

Modern Government

Federal technology, business, and program leaders discuss how they are rethinking and redesigning operating models, systems, processes, and people to increase mission delivery, responsiveness, and agencies' capabilities.

Of Consuming Interest

Of Consuming Interest is a weekly show examining the most important consumer issues today.

Off the Shelf

Hosted by Roger Waldron of the Coalition for Government Procurement, Off the Shelf interviews federal contracting experts from both inside and outside of government on the issues that matter most.

On DoD with Jared Serbu

Each week, Deputy Editor Jared Serbu speaks with the managers of the federal government's largest department.

Security Clearance Insecurity

Millions of jobs require a U.S. government security clearance. Getting or keeping one is an anxiety-inducing process shrouded in mystery, and sometimes, urban legend. From drug use and bankruptcy to cryptocurrencies and motorcycle gangs, we unpack all of your top (or most unexpected) security clearance questions. We also talk with some of the leading experts and government officials charged with overseeing the security clearance process and establishing security policies. Security Clearance Insecurity demystifies security clearances, delivers expert insight, and answers the questions you'd never ask at work. Hosted by's Lindy Kyzer and Sean Bigley, a national security attorney and managing partner of Bigley Ranish, LLP.

Tech Talk Radio

Hosted by Dr. Richard Shurtz with Jim Russ, Tech Talk Radio is a mixture of fun and technology. Not too heavy and not too light.

The Business of Government Hour

The Business of Government Hour, hosted by Michael J. Keegan, features a conversation with government executives and thought leaders who are changing the way government does business. The show explores topics such as leadership, management, technology, innovation, public service, as well as the mission of government in the 21st century.

The Low-Code Episode

Need help accelerating your IT modernization efforts? In The Low-Code Episode podcast series, Federal News Network and Appian highlight how leading defense, federal, and state and local government organizations have successfully accelerated digital modernization and extended existing IT investments through innovative technologies like low-code, complete automation, and dynamic case management.

The Search for Accountability

The Search for Accountability is a monthly half-hour broadcast to increase public knowledge and visibility of how the federal Offices of the Inspector General (OIG) and the Government Accountability Office (GAO) work to improve the performance, accountability, and integrity of government. The show is hosted by Michael Binder, Director, Government Audit Training Institute and Federal Financial Management Programs at Graduate School USA. As a federal auditing thought leader, Binder will interview federal inspectors general and others to discuss their work behind the scenes, in providing oversight for accountability, improvements, and enforcement. The program raises awareness of the good work federal inspectors general do, tells great stories, and highlights the importance of integrity of, and public trust in, governmental operations ? aligning with the IG Act intent of “promoting economy, efficiency and effectiveness, and preventing and detecting fraud, waste, and abuse.”

The Space Hour

A deep look at the commercial space industry from both the public and private sector. We discuss topics pertaining to the aerospace community with current and former members of the federal government, academics with in-depth knowledge, along with industry leaders, all of whom are paving the way to advance the U.S. space field.

Views from the Corner Office

A conversation with private sectors leaders who influence and impact the federal market. Views from the Corner Office delivers a perspective on technology, acquisition and leadership issues - through the lens of executives who lead the federal practices of government contractors.

What's Working in Washington

A weekly podcast examining the relationship between entrepreneurship, innovation and policy in the Washington D.C. region. They are stories explaining why local innovation often influences the federal government and are told by a wide variety of voices across demographics and industries.

Women of Washington

Gigi Schumm welcomes Washington's most ambitious and influential female executives to share their life lessons and secrets to success.

Your Turn with Mike Causey

Federal News Network Senior Correspondent Mike Causey discusses everything from pay, benefits and retirement, to buyouts, COLAs and pay freezes.