Submitted by rthomas on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 15:25
What are some of the critical transportation challenges facing the U.S.?
How is RITA forging Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) for the 21st Century?
What is IntelliDrive?
How does RITA use statistics and analysis in its efforts to improvement transportation systems?
Submitted by rthomas on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 15:16
How does NYC DEP protect the environmental health, welfare and natural resources of the City and its residents?
What does it take to deliver over one billion gallons of quality drinking water daily to over 8 million residents?
How is NYC greening its operations and making them more sustainable?
What steps are being taken to maintain NYC's water system for the next hundred years?
Submitted by rthomas on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 15:14
Food Safety Net is Fraying
Submitted by rthomas on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 15:06
As we have seen in recent years, there has been no shortage of national emergencies—ranging from oil spills to hurricanes to the threat of a pandemic virus. Having an effective supply chain has become critical in effectively respo
Submitted by rthomas on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 15:00
Decisions based on bad information can lead to poor results and be quite costly to organizations. This may culminate in the squandering of opportunities, taking on unnecessary risk, misallocating resources, and ultimately not achieving strategic goals or objectives. At a time of shrinking budgets and increasing expectations to do more with less, making better decisions based on informed judgment has taken on even more significance for both private sector and government organizations.
Submitted by cmasingo on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 14:45
Submitted by cmasingo on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 14:34
Michael J. Keegan
Immigration modernization a work in progress. Efforts to modernize immigration processing systems at the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services have been rocky in the last couple of years, but the agency's acting director told a congressional panel that it's making some progress.
Submitted by rthomas on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 14:31
The U.S. healthcare system has a history of innovation marked by the ability to translate basic research into new clinical and therapeutic approaches that sustain human life and health. Such success brings with it significant challenges.
Submitted by cmasingo on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 14:19
Submitted by rthomas on Thu, 12/21/2017 - 14:06
We spoke with the Federal Environmental Executive Michelle Moore about efforts to implement the requirements of E.O.13514, pursuing the GreenGov challenge, and working with federal agencies on sustainability plans. Here’s a sampling of what she shared with me on The Business of Government Hour: