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White House opposes NDAA’s call to close DISA, supports oversight of JEDI cloud
The White House urges against closing DISA, as the 2019 House NDAA proposes, but it supports the bill's push for increased oversight on DOD's JEDI cloud procurement.
Trump signs executive order to elevate the role of agency CIOs
The order requires that CIOs report directly to the agency head.
White House announces creation of Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence
The committee, made up of federal research and development leaders, will serve to "improve the coordination of Federal efforts related to AI to ensure continued U.S. leadership in this field."
Trump’s Office of American Innovation must be more transparent, senators say
Sens. Catherine Cortez Masto and Gary Peters call the office's goals "admirable," but say that it is "potentially a vehicle for cronyism and waste."
Chris Liddell will be the White House’s new deputy chief of staff for policy
The news comes days after he was passed over for another role as director of the National Economic Council.
Matt Lira stresses the need for long-term modernization strategies in government
The Office of American Innovation wants to build this kind of capacity, the special assistant to the President said on Wednesday.