Records Management

National Archives digitizes 200 million pages of government records


As part of its latest strategic plan, NARA intends to move a total of 500 million pages online by 2026.

House Judiciary Republicans will probe FTC use of consultants, call for digital records to be preserved


In a letter sent Thursday, Rep. Jim Jordan, R-OH., requested the consumer protection agency preserve any electronic data relevant to the inquiry.

Former federal officials question Secret Service records retention policy following deletion of Jan. 6 texts


The deletion of Secret Service phone records around the time of the Jan. 6 Capitol riot raises wider questions about the collection of staff cell phone data by federal agencies.

Hicks reinforces DOD record-retention policies after allegations of Jan. 6 text message deletions


Hicks published a memo reinforcing existing DOD record-retention policies around text messages and calling on the CIO to take action to ensure data is captured when devices are turned in.

House lawmakers probe NARA veterans’ records companies amid concerns over free document charges


Lawmakers say they are investigating three companies charging between $79 and $99 for veterans to obtain free-to-access documents.

Navy using apps to teach sailors about privacy and records management


Navy personnel are now able to complete required security training via mobile apps