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Should Government Reorganize Itself? (Part IV)
Tuesday, April 10, 2012 - 16:57
Would “virtual agencies” be an effective alternative to traditional structural reorganization initiatives? If so, what needs done to make them happen?

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Weekly Round-up: April 06, 2012
Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 23:01
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of April 02, 2012

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Should Government Reorganize Itself? (Part III)
Thursday, April 5, 2012 - 14:41
The political winds are blowing favorably for government reorganization for the first time since Jimmy Carter’s efforts in the 1970s. As a result, the conversation on government reorganization is shifting from “should we” to “how do we” reorganize. What are some of the lessons from past efforts?

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Should Government Reorganize Itself? (Part II)
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 - 11:08
President Obama asked Congress for authority to reorganize government in his 2012 State of the Union address. Several weeks later, he proposed legislation to do so. What is in that bill?

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Should Government Reorganize Itself? (Part I)
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 - 11:35
Last month, the Senate held a hearing on re-tooling government for the 21st century. What’s the background behind recent pushes to reorganize the government and how do they different from perennial calls to do so over the past three decades that have gone no where?

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Weekly Round-up: March 30, 2012
Thursday, March 29, 2012 - 21:00
Articles from across the Web that we found interesting, the week of March 26, 2012

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Weekly Round-up: March 23, 2012
Thursday, March 22, 2012 - 21:39
Articles from across the Web we found interesting, the week of March 19, 2012

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Wednesday, March 21, 2012 - 11:13
Different sites-with different approaches to online identity-help us manage our personal, professional, and civic lives online.

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Weekly Round-up: March 16, 2012
Thursday, March 15, 2012 - 23:42
Articles from across the Web we found interesting, the week of March 11, 2012

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Leading the U.S. Social Security Administration: Insights from Commissioner Michael Astrue
Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - 17:53
What is the Social Security Administration doing to reduce disability backlogs? How is SSA improving service and stewardship efforts? What does the future hold for the United States Social Security Administration? Michael Astrue, Commissioner of the U.S. Social Security Administration joined me on The Business of Government Hour to explore these questions and so much more.

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