WASHINGTON — This week “Inside Government,” the radio show produced by the American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE), the nation’s largest federal employee union, will examine the presidential transition process. The show will air on Friday, Dec. 19 at 10:00 a.m. ET nationwide on Federal News Radio at www.federalnewsradio.com and 1500 AM in the Washington, D.C., area.
Lynn Jennings, executive vice president of the Council for Excellence in Government, will discuss President-elect Barack Obama’s transition process – from Cabinet selections to filling thousands of federal political appointments. In addition, Bryan Lowry, president of the Council of Prison Locals, will discuss the dramatic increase in violence throughout the nation’s federal prison facilities.
“Inside Government” is hosted by AFGE Assistant General Counsel J. Ward Morrow. Programs are archived on the Federal News Radio Web site and can be heard on demand (available anytime) at http://www.federalnewsradio.com/?nid=300 or http://www.afge.org/insidegovernment. Please note there will be a short advertisement prior to the start of the program. The program is also available via iTunes podcast by clicking here. Users must install iTunes on their computers before accessing “Inside Government” via podcast.
For more information, please e-mail InsideGovernment@afge.org or go to www.federalnewsradio.com.