U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about the sequester after a meeting with congressional leaders at the White House in Washington March 1, 2013 (REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque).
Lessons for the Future of Government Reform
June 18, 2013,
Elaine Kamarck testified before the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform on June 18, 2013. In examining government reform, Kamarck stressed that a serious bipartisan reform effort is necessary for facing key challenges: budget deficits at all time highs, and trust deficits of the American people at all time lows.