Joe Biden

White House proposes biotech specialist as inaugural ARPA-H director


Renee Wegrzyn will be tasked with shaping ARPA-H‘s research portfolio to develop biomedical innovations preventing, detecting and treating diseases including cancer.

White House nominates Arati Prabhakar for OSTP director role


If confirmed, she would be the first woman, immigrant and person of color confirmed to the position.

Biden, visiting Javelin missile factory, urges Congress to pass CHIPS semiconductor funding


The CHIPS Act is intended to boost domestic production of semiconductors that are critical for U.S. military systems and a wide variety of commercial products.

Biden sending new drones to Ukraine


The unmanned aerial vehicles, developed by the Air Force to meet Ukrainian requirements, are part of a new $800 million security assistance package.

White House declares Year of Evidence for agencies


The effort builds on work to increase governmentwide use of evidence to make policy and program decisions and restore trust in government.

GSA updating IT acquisition approach to reduce energy use


Sustainability requirements are being added to existing and forthcoming contracts including Ascend and Alliant 3.