Delays in security clearances hit IT vendors in capital region the hardest, report says
The backlog of background checks — typically more than 200 days for most new hires who need a clearance — has ripple effects throughout the region, according to the Greater Washington Partnership.
Reps. Hurd, Kelly engage Bipartisan Policy Center to help draft a ‘national framework’ for AI
The think tank will help by convening and hosting meetings with experts from across the political spectrum.
A president who loves IT? Will Hurd teases 2024 run
Rep. Will Hurd, who recently called for a national AI strategy, is entertaining the idea of running in 2020.
Will Hurd wants a national AI strategy before he leaves office
An AI national strategy "is on my list for the next 14 months," the Texas Republican congressman says.
Will Hurd won’t seek reelection in 2020
He'll look for other opportunities to "solve problems at the nexus between technology and national security."
Bipartisan bill would mandate DHS to keep a close eye on deepfakes
A new bill would mandate DHS, in consultation with several other government agencies, to produce reports on national security impacts of deepfakes.