Rep. Gerry Connolly

New bill would protect federal telework from ‘rollback’

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 weeks ago

The bill is a direct response to new policies at the Department of Education and Department of Agriculture, both of which recently moved to limit telework opportunities.

Connolly bill would compel agencies to comply with FedRAMP

by Carten Cordell • 3 weeks ago

The FedRAMP Reform Act requires federal to report their compliance with the cloud authorization program while also aiming to streamline its operations.

With a new CIO in tow, DOD aims to make good on FITARA

by Carten Cordell • 3 months ago

DOD officials are making amends for past FITARA scorecard performances, offering better transparency and better implementation of the IT acquisition law.

Open source standard bill advances in House, but doesn’t ditch the DUNS

by Carten Cordell • 6 months ago

The House Oversight Committee voted to advance a bill for open source-tracking of grant data, but not without a tit-for-tat about its lasting impacts.

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

by Carten Cordell • 9 months 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 • 10 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.