Archive for March 2015

That was the week that was

March 11, 2015 - 01:51 PM
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Republican Strategist Jack Burkman and Democratic Strategist Richard Fowler break down the week in politics.

In this installment, they debate Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's motive behind his address to Congress, Hilary Clinton's email controversy, and the "Arctic Caucus."

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The FAA's cybersecurity flaws

March 11, 2015 - 01:49 PM
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A recent Government Accountability Office investigation discovered multiple weaknesses in the Federal Aviation Administration's National Airspace System. These vulnerabilities put the safety of Americans flying across the country or overseas in danger.

Gregory Wilshusen, director of information security issues at the GAO, discussed FAA cyber security with Capital Insider.

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Negotiating with Iran

March 11, 2015 - 01:46 PM
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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu addressed Congress last week, warning that Iran could develop a nuclear bomb in the near future. At the same time, Secretary of State John Kerry was in Switzerland hashing out a deal with Iranian officials.

Retired Navy Comm. J.D. Gordon, executive director of Protect America Today, discussed negotiations with Iran and the fight against ISIS with Capital Insider.

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Brewing Net Neutrality controversy

March 3, 2015 - 02:15 PM
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The FCC recently approved new regulations that would classify the internet as a utility. Now, some Republicans, not happy with the decision, are saying a delay in the release of the full rules is the sign of a conspiracy.

Brian Fung, technology reporter with The Washington Post, discussed the controversy and Google's new move to wireless with Capital Insider.

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The winners and losers at CPAC 2015

March 3, 2015 - 02:14 PM
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A long list of 2016 Republican presidential hopefuls were in attendance at this year's Conservative Political Action Conference. Among them was Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker who attended the conference a head of the pack in poll numbers.

Molly O'Toole, politics reporter with Defense One, discussed who stood out at CPAC and the DHS funding debate with Capital Insider.

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