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Think of the Tech Modernization Fund as seed money, GSA head says

by Billy Mitchell • 1 day ago

"The government spends $80 billion a year on IT and most of that investment is for maintenance on outdate systems," Tim Horne said. "So $228 million is a way to ... start chipping away."

DHS cyber sees big boost in Trump budget request

by FedScoop Staff • 3 days ago

DHS would get a big boost for its cybersecurity programs if Trump's budget were to stick.

5 things to know about ARPA-E

by Grayson Ullman • 2 weeks ago

The multimillion-dollar agency has been targeted for closure by the Trump administration, but Congress seems inclined to keep it thriving.

White House adviser promises funding, centralization for federal cybersecurity

by Shaun Waterman • 2 months ago

“President Trump intends to put his money where his mouth is,” White House homeland security adviser Thomas Bossert said Wednesday.

Mulvaney: DATA Act crucial for sorting out federal spending

by Samantha Ehlinger • 4 months ago

After two confirmation hearings Tuesday, it was clear that President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Office of Management and Budget has DATA Act implementation in mind.

Hurd: Multibillion-dollar cost estimate hampering tech bill

by Samantha Ehlinger • 6 months ago

Congress’ budget analysts are saying the most recent bill designed to modernize legacy systems would cost billions of dollars — a roadblock that even the bill’s author has said will make it virtually impossible to pass the legislation in the few remaining days Congress is in session.