Rep. Will Hurd named ranking member of House intel modernization subcommittee
The Texas Republican will meld his experience overseeing federal IT modernization and cybersecurity issues with his previous tenure on the House Intelligence Committee and background as a CIA agent.
The OPEN Government Data Act is on its way to being law
The legislation will require that all non-sensitive government data is made available in machine readable formats by default.
Government digital services bill 21st Century IDEA clears Senate
The popular bill is now one step away from becoming law.
House passes 21st Century IDEA for better government digital services
Companion legislation in the Senate was introduced in June by Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio.
Army leadership talks up new Futures Command on Capitol Hill
Futures Command leaders addressed concerns from lawmakers in a hearing Thursday.
One organization’s movement to get more techies in Congress
A Democratic, pro-science and technology political action committee wants to help elect more tech-savvy members of Congress who can keep up with emerging, complex tech topics.