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Trump budget requests $228M for central IT modernization fund

by Billy Mitchell • 4 months ago

The budget plan calls for the General Services Administration to house a $228 million tech modernization fund — a small sliver of its total request of $95.7 billion for governmentwide IT spending next year.

Obama wants commission to fix nation’s cyber woes

by Jeremy Snow • 2 years ago

President Barack Obama signed an executive order Tuesday setting up a new bipartisan commission to develop long-term solutions to the nation’s cybersecurity problems.

OMB’s IT budget request gets pushback

by Billy Mitchell • 3 years ago

Office of Management and Budget Director Shaun Donovan testified on several successes his office has seen with IT efficiency and billions in savings in recent years, but a House appropriations subcommittee told him it'd be hard to grant his requested increase in IT spending for fiscal year 2016.