IRS CIO improperly delegated key IT spending responsibilities, watchdog says
A Treasury Department internal watchdog said that the IRS was not complying with FITARA in delegating responsibilities that are supposed to go to the CIO.
CIOs need to be let off the chain for IT modernization, Suzette Kent says
The Federal CIO says the freedom should extend to "technology direction, authority to hire skills that are needed, authority to manage the budget and the opportunity to sit at the table with agency and government leadership."
Hurd: FITARA Scorecard, MGT Act up for discussion at IT Subcommittee hearing
The FITARA Scorecard, Hurd explained, needs to evolve.
House Oversight Committee wants GAO to look into five areas of IT modernization
The committee will continue to double down on oversight of IT modernization and reform in the new year, and so it's asking for a little help.
FITARA Enhancement Act passes House
Rep. Darrell Issa said that with the bill, "we’re coming back and making real changes" to FITARA.