Tags Rep. Gerry Connolly

With MGT on the path to becoming law, Hurd looks to the future

by Carten Cordell • 2 weeks ago

Will Hurd is on the verge of seeing his Modernizing Government Technology Act become law. Now, he just has to work on an encore.

As federal IT lags, Connolly calls out White House for lack of CIO leadership

by Carten Cordell • 2 months ago

The congressman said that a dearth of new CIOs emerging from the White House has left IT modernization efforts with no one to drive the momentum.

FITARA Enhancement Act passes House

by Billy Mitchell • 2 months ago

Rep. Darrell Issa said that with the bill, "we’re coming back and making real changes" to FITARA.

House FITARA Enhancement Act receives a clean CBO score

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 months ago

“This is an important step forward in making the FITARA Enhancement Act reality and in our efforts to realize the full potential of FITARA," Rep. Gerry Connolly, the bill's lead sponsor, told FedScoop.

3 ways Congress can pass an IT modernization bill (and what’s most likely)

by Carten Cordell • 3 months ago

The congressional calendar might be the MGT Act's biggest adversary, but there are ways to get it done before the end of 2017.

Why has the NDAA become the fast lane for essential tech bills?

by Carten Cordell • 4 months ago

With a stacked congressional legislative agenda, hopping on the NDAA wagon may be the best way to pass the MGT Act.