Rep. Will Hurd

Experts advise lawmakers on how to overcome AI’s ethical challenges

by Zaid Shoorbajee • 1 month ago

AI experts told lawmakers that the U.S. is in a leadership position to develop ethical norms for AI but can lose it if it doesn't act on it.

Can the MGT Act keep IT modernization on track in the age of perpetual CRs?

by Billy Mitchell • 1 month ago

IT experts point to the MGT Act as a possible remedy when budget quarrels on Capitol Hill impact agencies.

Lawmakers might penalize agencies with CIOs who don’t report directly to the top

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 months ago

Rep. Will Hurd is looking for ways to penalize agencies that don't have the CIO reporting to the secretary or deputy secretary level.

Reduced request for airport scanners earns a broadside from Rep. McCaul

by Carten Cordell • 4 months ago

The top Republican on the House Homeland Security Committee took some shots at the Office of Management and Budget over the White House's funding proposal for airport screening technology.

The new-age Manhattan Project: How do we protect today’s secrets from tomorrow’s quantum computers?

by Carten Cordell • 4 months ago

While quantum computers aren't here yet, there are growing calls to develop the cryptography to protect against them today.

Trump signs Modernizing Government Technology Act into law

by Carten Cordell • 5 months ago

The move fulfills a more than a year-long effort to allow federal agencies to reprogram unused budget allocation to fund future IT modernization projects.