Government Leaders: Geithner Warns of Fed Default & ODNI CIO Al Tarasiuk is Profiled
A news piece and a profile are highlighted in this week's government news.
This release will look at two of the most important articles that were published, specifically the government executives that were focused on in the pieces.
The first piece was a profile of Al Tarasiuk, chief information officer at the Office of the Director of National Intelligence.
The former CIA CIO from 2005-2010 was appointed to his position by President Obama in early 2011.
The 24-year federal service veteran previously served in oversees operational roles with the National Clandestine Service and began his career at Radio Free Europe and Radio Liberty.
He is a recipient of the DNI’s National Intelligence Reform Medal.
ExecutiveGov published a story on Tuesday detailing a letter Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner sent to Congress which said the federal government hit the debt ceiling on Dec 31, 2012.
Geithner told Congressional leaders the country could default by mid-February unless the legislature raises the $16.4 trillion limit.
The Bipartisan Policy Center says the Treasury will run out of money at some point between Feb. 15 and March 1.
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