Code for America staff reach agreement with management on union recognition timeline

Both sides have agreed that voluntary recognition of the new staff union will take place on October 18.

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Code for America CEO says nonprofit will ‘continue to act in good faith’ during union recognition talks

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Amanda Renteria’s comments come as the nonprofit appoints law firms Bredhoff Kaiser and Jackson Lewis to work on union recognition negotiations.

Technologist Waldo Jaquith joins GSA as senior adviser to Carnahan

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Waldo Jaquith previously launched the State Software Collaborative with Carnahan at Georgetown's Beeck Center.

Department of Transportation fills CIO vacancy

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Cordell Schachter was formerly CTO of the New York City Department of Transportation.

GSA names Raylene Yung director of Tech Modernization Fund

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Yung earlier this month stepped down as CEO of the nonprofit U.S. Digital Response.

DOD deputy secretary sets Jan. 1 deadline for transferal of chief management officer assets

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Data oversight responsibilities from the now-defunct role will fall to the DOD CIO and chief data officer.

GSA seeks online learning providers for upskilling pilot across 24 agencies

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GSA wants online universities and tech companies to provide pay-for-access content across 54 competencies.

Mina Hsiang appointed USDS administrator

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Hsiang was an early member of USDS, working to fix

Department of Veterans Affairs appoints Neil Evans as acting CIO

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He takes over from Dominic Cussatt, who has joined the State Department in a dual role.

White House launches US Digital Corps

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The fellowship is designed to place early-career software engineers, data scientists and other technologists at federal agencies.

Enabling an anywhere workforce in government

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Technology leaders at U.S. Census Bureau, the State of Ohio and Dell Technologies describe how public sector agencies shifted cultural as well as IT gears during the pandemic.