Senate starts 2019 with confirmations of VA CIO, OSTP director
James Paul Gfrerer was confirmed to the role of VA CIO and Kelvin Droegemeier is now officially the director of OSTP.
The OPEN Government Data Act is on its way to being law
The legislation will require that all non-sensitive government data is made available in machine readable formats by default.
Government digital services bill 21st Century IDEA clears Senate
The popular bill is now one step away from becoming law.
House passes 21st Century IDEA for better government digital services
Companion legislation in the Senate was introduced in June by Sen. Rob Portman, R-Ohio.
Senators introduce the ‘Artificial Intelligence in Government Act’
The bill would "improve the use of AI across the federal government by providing resources."
Senate bill would create the National Defense Accelerator Network
It's unclear how the proposed network would interact with and complement existing programs.