Tags Rep. Gerry Connolly
With MGT on the path to becoming law, Hurd looks to the future
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
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
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
“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)
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?
With a stacked congressional legislative agenda, hopping on the NDAA wagon may be the best way to pass the MGT Act.