After news of SolarWinds breach, Capitol Hill turns attention to CISA
CISA's cyber-protection teams can only do so much without enhanced threat-hunting authority — and with a vacancy in leadership looming large, lawmakers said.
Senate spending bill doesn’t include TMF funding
The House version of the bill, which passed in June, includes $35 million for the revolving fund.
Appropriations bill gives $25M to TMF
Sen. Jerry Moran, R-Kan., announced that he has secured the funding on Thursday. Trump signed the bill Friday.
The FCC’s CIO would get more power under this House-passed bill
The Repack Airwaves Yielding Better Access for Users of Modern Services, or RAY BAUM’S Act, passed the House on Tuesday.
VA’s EHR contract pause, lack of permanent CIO draw scrutiny in Senate
Sen. Jerry Moran is worried a pause on VA's EHR contract could put the plan at serious risk of disruption.
Trump signs Modernizing Government Technology Act into law
The move fulfills a more than a year-long effort to allow federal agencies to reprogram unused budget allocation to fund future IT modernization projects.