Greg McCarthy, the host of Press Pass and Good Shoes, interviews journalists who cover defense and government contracting and explores their experience and insights. The title of the podcast comes from a 2006 CBS News story in which longtime CBS National Security Correspondent David Martin stated that to cover the Pentagon you need "a press pass and a good pair of shoes."
Courtney Mabeus covers the military for The Pilot. She's a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and got her master's at the University of Maryland.
Chad Garland a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, covers Afghanistan and Iraq.