Although the measure stands little chance of becoming law, it provides a rhetorical launching pad for Democrats who accuse the GOP of demonizing federal workers.
The president’s plan would require a court order to collect information on individual accounts; the lawmakers’ bill would not.
IT integration remains a work in progress for disparate DHS components.
The move is the latest step in a longstanding plan to put 500 MHz of federal and non-federal spectrum into private hands.
Trying to determine when spy agencies are required to dispose of data is something of a mystery, even to them.
Feds hope to make a virtue of necessity by overhauling the acquisition landscape in response to stagnant IT budgets.
The federal government is lagging behind similar efforts in the private sector aimed at boosting security and saving money, says Brocade executive Anthony Robbins.
The government plans to move to a continuous evaluation method for security clearances, which will require new IT systems to store and search through data.
The agency has made public a pair of documents detailing takeaways from the longer-than-expected transition.
Sen. Charles Schumer’s proposal would block countries from the visa waiver program if they don’t use Interpol’s travel document service.
When ICANN's contract to manage the Internet Assigned Numbers Authority expires at the end of September 2015, the function will be switched to a private, stakeholder-based group.
The largest request for NOAA's five offices is the National Environmental Satellite, Data and Information Service, which would get an increase of about $165 million over fiscal 2014.