Senate bill would limit law enforcement use of facial recognition

It would require agencies to get a warrant in order to use facial recognition to surveil a suspect.

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HHS will hire a new chief data officer after all

by Dave Nyczepir • 3 days ago

The Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act created a new CDO role that still needs to be filled, according to a department spokesperson.

USDA’s Francisco Salguero hired as FCC CIO

by Billy Mitchell • 3 days ago

Salguero has been with Agriculture for more than 14 years, rising to the level of department-level deputy CIO in 2017.

CIO John Zangardi leaving DHS

by Billy Mitchell • 3 days ago

John Zangardi joined the Department of Homeland Security as chief information officer in December 2017.

USDA places focus on reskilling after Centers of Excellence modernization

by Billy Mitchell • 4 days ago

A major challenge "that doesn't get discussed is how you prepare your workforce to be able to support this new environment" after modernization, said USDA CIO Gary Washington.

The Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress gets another year

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 days ago

The popular group will now continue its work through the end of the 116th Congress.

TSA pushing airport security innovation in new ways

by Dave Nyczepir • 5 days ago

The agency wants "one, seamless airport environment."

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