Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
OMB formally designates two more quality services management offices
Only the Department of Health and Human Services office for grants management remains without a formal designation.
OMB calls for Federal Data Strategy detailees for agencies
Detailees will work with their agencies' chief data officers to implement the 2020 FDS Action Plan and develop one for 2021.
Pentagon wants to give contractors an extra year to remove Chinese tech
The infamous Part B of Section 889 from last year's defense authorization law could get a delay within DOD, officials say.
Ted Kaouk named CDO Council chair
The CDO of the U.S. Department of Agriculture will lead the council's efforts to improve collection and use of data.
Federal Data Strategy working group advises agencies on assessing employees’ data skills
The new playbook is designed to support action 4 of the strategy's 2020 Action Plan: "establishing the strategic approach to recruit and develop talent."
OMB seeks new chief statistician
The position, overseeing the federal government’s decentralized statistical system, has been filled in an acting capacity since January.