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MGT Act passes Senate as amendment to NDAA

by Billy Mitchell • 7 days ago

The Modernizing Government Technology Act passed the Senate Monday as an amendment to the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act.

Gov Actually Episode 14: Everything you need to know about CBO

by Billy Mitchell • 3 months ago

Launched in 1975, the CBO serves as an independent office analyzing and "scoring" budgetary and economic issues for congressional legislation.

Bill would require Pentagon to tell Congress about active ‘special cyber operations’

by FedScoop Staff • 4 months ago

U.S. defense officials already notify lawmakers about such operations, but do so at their own discretion as there is no specific law currently in place to guide these private discussions.

Experts want clarity among potential IoT regulations

by Sonia Schmidt • 4 months ago

A new report from the Government Accountability Office that lays out the security risks, possible economic ramifications and other implications of IoT.

Can the press and Congress fix government’s technology problem?

by Andrew McMahon • 5 months ago

In this contributed commentary, DCode42's Andrew McMahon explores how the press and Congress can help government overcome its technology problem.

CIOs’ answers on FAFSA breach leave lawmakers unsatisfied

by Billy Mitchell • 5 months ago

Who is at fault when two or more agencies together provide a service that gets breached?