White House

White House nominates Karen Evans to head new Energy cyber office

by FedScoop Staff • 2 months ago

Evans would serve as assistant secretary of Energy for cybersecurity, energy security and emergency response, heading the office of the same name created by Secretary Rick Perry earlier this year to protect America's energy infrastructure from cyberattacks.

AI at the White House: Companies, academics to discuss what’s next

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 months ago

The summit led by the Office of Science and Technology Policy will consider "policies to fully realize the promise of AI for the American people."

Court clears White House use of message-deleting apps on technicality

by Carten Cordell • 5 months ago

A judge ruled against a watchdog group claiming the Trump administration had violated the Presidential Records Act by using encrypted messaging apps.

Could Chris Liddell be leaving the Office of American Innovation too?

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 5 months ago

If Liddell becomes Trump's next economic adviser, what would that mean for Jared Kushner's IT modernization-focused office?

White House budget calls for $210M for IT modernization fund

by Carten Cordell • 6 months ago

As expected, President Donald Trump's fiscal 2019 budget proposes increased spending for IT at federal agencies, including for a central modernization fund.

GSA looking for vendor support to launch White House’s IT modernization centers of excellence

by Billy Mitchell • 8 months ago

The agency issued a solicitation in search of "professional services to assist GSA in developing and launching the CoE service delivery model to agencies."