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You've read their prose. Now hear their voices. Listen to Jim Grant and Evan Lorenz talk high finance, Grant's-style, with plenty of wit and historical context to enliven their discussion of today's foremost investment topics. Welcome to Grant's Current Yield Podcast!
 
Federal Tax Update Podcast Series
 
"The Pilot’s Handbook of Aeronautical Knowledge provides basic knowledge that is essential for pilots. This handbook introduces pilots to the broad spectrum of knowledge that will be needed as they progress in their pilot training. Except for the Code of Federal Regulations pertinent to civil aviation, most of the knowledge areas applicable to pilot certification are presented. This handbook is useful to beginning pilots, as well as those pursuing more advanced pilot certificates." (Summary ...
 
This audiobook contains chapters 1 through 10 from the Airplane Flying Handbook FAA-H-8083-3A. Study of the handbook should include the PDF from the FAA, which is available at http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/. From the preface: "The Airplane Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual to introduce basic pilot skills and knowledge that are essential for piloting airplanes. It provides information on transition to other airplanes and the operation of various air ...
 
Chris Kowalik is a federal retirement expert and frequent speaker to federal employee groups nationwide. In her highly-acclaimed Federal Retirement Impact Workshops, she empowers federal employees to make confident decisions as they plan for the days when they no longer have to work. Chris' candid and straightforward nature allows employees to get the answers they need, and to understand the impact these decisions have on their retirement. Topics include: The U.S. federal government's 401(k) ...
 
This audiobook is volume 2 from the Airplane Flying Handbook FAA-H-8083-3A. This volume covers chapters 11 to 15, on transitions to complex, multiengine, tailwheel, turboprop, and jet aircraft. Study of the handbook should include the PDF from the FAA, which is available at http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/ . From the preface: "The Airplane Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual to introduce basic pilot skills and knowledge that are essential for piloting ...
 
This audiobook is third and final volume of the Airplane Flying Handbook. This volume is chapter 16, Emergency Procedures. From the preface: "The Airplane Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual to introduce basic pilot skills and knowledge that are essential for piloting airplanes. It provides information on transition to other airplanes and the operation of various airplane systems. It is developed by the Flight Standards Service, Airman Testing Standards Branch, in cooperation w ...
 
Weekly update on federal income tax developments
 
This podcast from the Community Development departments of the 12 Federal Reserve districts addresses important social issues like economic mobility, affordable housing, small business development and community reinvestment. Each episode showcases successful program models that provide access to opportunity for low- and moderate-income individuals and families. Join us as we ask community members and organizations across the U.S. about the challenges they face and what solutions they’ve foun ...
 
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The handbook does an outstanding job of explaining the application of management and learning psychology for the general educator/manager with detailed guidance for those studying to become Certificated Flight Instructors. Study of the handbook should include the PDF from the FAA, which has excellent graphics. There are several excellent Handbooks at http://www.faa.gov/regulations_policies/handbooks_manuals/ For those who wish to view the source online in a format other than .pdf Internet Ar ...
 
Federal Tax Update Podcast Series
 
A chronological podcast of oral arguments with improved files and meta data. Hosted by Free Law Project through the CourtListener.com initiative. Not an official podcast.
 
When he's not tooling around the National Capital region on his motorcycle, Tom Temin interviews federal executives and government contractors who provide analysis and insight on the many critical issues facing the Executive branch. The Federal Drive is found at FederalNewsRadio.com and 1500 AM in the Washington D.C. region.
 
Through the U.S. Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) this series of communications has been de-classified and made public. Most names have been omitted, however much information of the sightings of UFOs in 1947 can be gleaned from these communications which were primarily between the FBI and other U.S. Government and military organizations.It should be noted that the U.S. Air Force only became a separate entity in 1947, having split from the U.S. Army at that time. And they became very busy ti ...
 
A chronological podcast of oral arguments with improved files and meta data. Hosted by Free Law Project through the CourtListener.com initiative. Not an official podcast.
 
Top federal news stories from FederalNewsRadio.com
 
Lynn Nichols has been explaining federal tax law to audiences since 1969. He is now partnering with SCACPA to launch a series of podcasts that answer questions stemming from the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. He’ll describe in each installment how the actions of the IRS and the U.S. Tax Court affect how you should interpret the tax code. Listen to each new episode, and you’ll better understand how the new tax laws work.
 
Captain Glazier narrates his experiences as a cavalryman in the Federal Army during the Civil War, from his enlistment in New York State to his capture at the battle of Brandy Station. (Summary by Jonathan Limebrook)
 
Do you want to bid on government contracts but don’t know where to start? Are you presently a federal contractor but have questions that no one seems to know the answer too? If so, then Federal Contracting Made Easy is for you. Listen in and learn: How to find Federal Agencies that use your products or services, or how to find opportunities before they are placed on Fed Biz Ops. Obtain Knowledge Fast, Learn at your pace. Our 20-minute podcasts are aimed to give you the information that you n ...
 
The Federal Leader's Playbook is a show for high performers in the public sector who want to understand the big picture trends, innovation, and technology pushing government forward.
 
Weekly sermons from CityHill Church in Federal Way, WA. For more info, visit us online at www.cityhill.tv
 
Weekly sermons from the Church of Christ in Federal Way, WA.
 
About Federal Benefits with Winter Troxel
 
Information for federal employees and retirees on their benefits and current events in plain English.
 
The Federal Executive Forum teams 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.
 
Weekly sermons from the Church of Christ in Federal Way, WA.
 
A nationwide community of growth oriented government contractors, their executive teams and the service providers who support them.
 
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Members of Congress are moving slowly to take on the administration's government reorganization plans. But they are moving. The Senate has a bill that would authorize agencies to reorganize and merge. Now the House has a similar bill. Federal News Radio's Nicole Ogrysko joins Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss those bills and what they mean.…
 
In a small diplomatic achievement, the U.S. persuaded North Korea to return the remains of 55 American servicemen. Their remains arrived in boxes. Now it's been up to the POW/MIA Accounting Agency to figure out just who is in the boxes. DPAA Director Kelly McKeague tells Federal Drive with Tom Temin how it's done and provides a progress report.…
 
The Air Force has a challenge: How to train airmen as purely drone pilots without making them in-plane pilots first. To find out, Federal News Radio’s Scott Maucione talks with First Reconnaissance Squadron Commander Lt. Col. Carl Maymi, 13th Reconnaissance Squadron Formal Training Unit Commander Maj. Daniel Reed and 12th Reconnaissance Squadro ...…
 
The Defense Department is about to impose a new standard on technology items it buys. Besides cost, schedule and performance, it's going to want products that are secure. It's called the Deliver Uncompromised initiative. Deliver Uncompromised is also the title of a detailed Mitre Corporation study driving the Defense Department's new approach. ...…
 
Oncologists deal with cancers of the body. But societies can also develop cancer, such as the MS-13 gang taking root in so many American cities. But even this type of growth can be excised. Proof comes from Jeffrey Elliott Wood Jr., supervisory special agent of the FBI, led three efforts that resulted in 43 convictions of MS-13 members. Wood, a ...…
 
The Health and Human Services Department is taking a page out of the playbook of major retailers thanks to blockchain. The new system gives contracting officers visibility into the entire department’s acquisition function. One executive compared it to a price matching program. Federal News Radio's David Thornton spoke with Executive Editor Jaso ...…
 
For nearly two decades, the General Services Administration has been rethinking the design of federal workspaces. Through its Total Workplace program the agency looks to make agency workspaces more collaborative. That includes moving towards more open-office designs. Chuck Hardy is GSA's chief workplace officer and the head of its Total Workpla ...…
 
For more than 25 years, the Executive Leadership Conference operated by the American Council for Technology and the Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC) has drawn IT executives from government and industry. The ELC started as a small event in Charlottesville, Virginia. Now it's moving to its fifth location with a whole new approach. Darren Ash, ...…
 
It might seem like a harmless enough idea: Finding a remote but fertile patch of federal land and growing marijuana. But in reality it damages forests, poisons wildlife and pollutes rivers and streams. Now the Justice Department is teaming up with state and local authorities to put an end to it. Jeff Wood, acting assistant attorney general for ...…
 
The commander of Air Education and Training Command said the Air Force is moving toward an entirely new paradigm for how it trains pilots. It’s likely to involve as big a role for artificial intelligence as it does for human instructors. The service said it’s moving away from an “industrial age” training model with preset timetables, to one tha ...…
 
You work for the government. You do one of a million jobs. The pay and benefits are good, and there's almost never a layoff. But would you recommend a job in the government to a friend, to a child? Jeff Neal, the former chief human capital officer at Homeland Security, has been thinking about this question and discussed it on Federal Drive with ...…
 
For all the buzz about open offices made popular by Silicon Valley beehives, federal employees hold some apprehensions about shared spaces. But recent studies have tried to quantify both the benefits and the drawbacks of various ways of packing people in. Federal News Radio's Jory Heckman joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin for more.…
 
If a recent survey of federal acquisition employees is right, there is a growing desire for innovation in procurement. That brings up a few questions. Which agencies are actually innovating in procurement? Does innovation even exist and if so, it worth the risk? Soraya Correa, the Homeland Security Department chief procurement officer, believes ...…
 
The Army is debating whether to kill off a unit at the Army War College known as the Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute. Army Secretary Mark Esper wants it gone because the service is composed of warriors, not peacekeepers, but Army brass want to keep it. Tammy Schultz, professor of strategic studies at the Marine Corps War College ...…
 
Those who have lost loved ones in the military can expect a little more stability in the aftermath thanks to a provision in the 2019 defense appropriations bill. The same bill also contains a crackdown on the fast-growing use of other transaction authorities. That and more is in Federal News Radio reporter Scott Maucione’s DoD personnel noteboo ...…
 
The Trump administration's plan to bring the federal workforce into the 21st century begins with a few facts. More than 45 percent of the federal workforce is more than 50 years old. And 25 percent of them are more than 55 years old. A mere 6 percent of feds are under 30 years old. This means agencies have a lot of training and rethinking to do ...…
 
Last year, Congress was all about continuing resolutions and a lapse in appropriation. This year a few appropriations bills are already past conference and ready to send to the White House. But only two weeks remain in the fiscal year and the Senate is twisted around the axle of Brett Kavanaugh's Supreme Court nomination. Here with a look ahead ...…
 
There are many types of government contracts. Today we will discuss the most common types of contracts that the federal government uses. Types of Contracts -Firm Fixed Price (FFP) FAR Part 16.2 -Cost-Reimbursement and Cost-Plus Contracts FAR Part 16.3 -Time and Materials Contracts Far Part 16.6 -Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity Contracts ...…
 
From new training strategies for big gun operation, to a consortium for buying prototypes, the Defense Department is trying a lot of new things. Bloomberg Government Senior Defense Analyst Rob Levinson has been reporting on all of it. He joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin for more.By moconnell@federalnewsradio.com.
 
The General Services Administration will soon hand off its Centers of Excellence project to its second partner agency. This comes about a year into its effort to stand up the first centers at the Agriculture Department. The project aims to transform the way agencies do business by overhauling IT and customer service. Federal News Radio's Jory H ...…
 
Members of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee want federal managers to know they don't like that year-end buying spree that happens every year. But are these members and their colleagues the cause of the buying spree in the first place? Larry Allen, president of Allen Federal Business Partners, gave one opinion on F ...…
 
Ephesians 4:4-13 (NRSV) 4 There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to the one hope of your calling, 5 one Lord, one faith, one baptism, 6 one God and Father of all, who is above all and through all and in all. 7 But each of us was given grace according to the measure of Christ’s gift. 8 Therefore it is said, “When he ascended o ...…
 
This week we look at the following items: South Dakota enacts remote seller law to implement Wayfair decision beginning November 30 Colorado tests the limits of Justice Kennedy’s holdings in Wayfair Even though records were imperfect, Tax Court finds the taxpayer was a real estate professional Opportunity Zone regulations at OMB, expected out a ...…
 
This week we look at the following items: South Dakota enacts remote seller law to implement Wayfair decision beginning November 30 Colorado tests the limits of Justice Kennedy’s holdings in Wayfair Even though records were imperfect, Tax Court finds the taxpayer was a real estate professional Opportunity Zone regulations at OMB, expected out a ...…
 
Current Federal Tax Developments for the week of September 17, 2018: Are 349 Filings Unconstitutional? This week we look at the following items: South Dakota enacts remote seller law to implement Wayfair decision beginning November 30 Colorado tests the limits of Justice Kennedy’s holdings in Wayfair Even though records were imperfect, Tax Cour ...…
 
Dan Gertner, Grant’s alum in the run-up to and the midst of the 2008 crucible, comes back into the fold to review those years of excess and subsequent panic. 1:27 An email from Alan Fournier 7:30 A memorable lunch meeting 12:45 Parallels to the present day 19:10 Refinitiv: The largest leveraged buyout since the #crisis Subscribe to the Grant's ...…
 
The Defense Department has been working to ensure the billions it spends on parts such as electronic components are genuine and working. One idea with a lot of potential comes from the Naval Surface Warfare Center in Crane, Indiana. That's where Alison Smith is chief engineer of Material Analysis of Microelectronic Component Technologies. She t ...…
 
The Veterans Health Administration says its best ideas for improvement come from its own employees. VHA has worked with nearly 4,000 employees to spread 344 practices through the agency's Diffusion of Excellence Initiative. VA says putting those ideas into practice saved the agency nearly $23 million. This year, 85 VHA employees have presented ...…
 
It’s been a decade since Congress first created an interagency program office to push the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs to integrate their electronic health records. Now, that IPO has a new mission on its plate: Ensuring the success of the commercial EHRs the two departments have decided to buy. Now members of congress are asking ...…
 
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