U.S. Comptroller General David Walker, Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.) to Appear on "Inside Government"
WASHINGTON - U.S. Comptroller General David Walker and Sen. Byron Dorgan (D-N.D.) will appear on the American Federation of Government Employees’ (AFGE) radio program “Inside Government” this week. Mr. Walker will discuss the Government Accountability Office’s (GAO) goals for working with the incoming Congress, while Sen. Dorgan will detail his recent book, “Take This Job and Ship It: How Corporate Greed and Brain-Dead Politics Are Selling Out America”. Also featured on the program will be Enid Doggett, AFGE Communications Director, who will discuss the role of the communications department within AFGE. The show will air on Friday, Dec. 22 at 10:00 a.m. EST nationwide on www.federalnewsradio.com and 1050 AM in the Washington, D.C., area.
“Inside Government” is a one-hour weekly nationwide radio/Internet program dedicated to issues that impact all federal and D.C. government employees. In launching “Inside Government”, AFGE became one of the first unions and the only federal workers’ union to have a national broadcast program on the air.
The program, hosted by AFGE Assistant General Counsel Ward Morrow, debuted June 30 and can be heard Fridays at 10:00 a.m. EST nationally on demand (available anytime) at www.federalnewsradio.com or 1050 AM in the Washington, D.C., area.
“Through ‘Inside Government’, we are able to bring the issues that impact all federal and D.C. government workers to a national audience on a regular basis,” said AFGE National President John Gage, who is the show’s creator and executive producer. “This show gives the real story on what is happening inside our government agencies and the rights of federal and D.C. government employees.”
Programs are archived on the Federal News Radio Web site and can be heard on demand (available anytime) at http://www.federalnewsradio.com/index.php?nid=299. Federal News Radio is one of the most popular online news stations in the country, according to the Baltimore Sun/New York Times Syndicate.
For more information, please e-mail [email protected] or go to www.federalnewsradio.com.
Please note there will be a short advertisement prior to the start of the program.
The American Federation of Government Employees (AFGE) is the largest federal employee union, representing 750,000 workers in the federal government and the government of the District of Columbia.