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Devin Nunes

House Intel organizes, TSA gears up for Super Bowl and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

U.S. Capitol Dome - Photo by the Architect of the Capitol

A committee organizes, an app for snow days and a tool to fight vandals

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

Frank Kendall.

Pentagon submits acquisition reform ideas to Congress

DOD sees acquisition overhaul as a key element in maintaining the country's technological edge.

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Surveillance disclosures haunt search for common ground on cybersecurity

The White House and Republicans in Congress are getting closer on cybersecurity, but industry has new concerns.

U.S. Capitol Dome

Could this be the year for data-breach legislation?

Widespread support exists for creating a national data-breach reporting standard, but details remain to be ironed out.

Jason Chaffetz

Chaffetz seeks new tone on Oversight panel, but old disputes remain

The new chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee extends an olive branch to the minority, but keeps subpoena power for himself.

A small drone that crashed Jan. 26, 2015, on the White House grounds.  (Photo: U.S. Secret Service)

Contracts OK'd, drone crashes, leave bill introduced

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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New policies are cause for contractor optimism

Several activities in the new Congress signal a shift in spending and strategy that will require increased support from contractors.

Rep. Mac Thornberry (R-Texas) at a July 2012 joint hearing of the House Armed Services Committee and the House Committee for Veterans Affairs (DOD Photo: Erin A. Kirk-Cuomo)

Pentagon oversight, cyber sharing, a DISA departure and a SOTU preview

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

Shared financial management

SEC data, federal pay raise, broadband proposals and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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White House lays out ideas for information sharing

The Obama administration is hoping enhanced privacy provisions can make a long-stalled proposal more palatable to the Senate.

Internet of Things_man with globe and dollars

Tech panels, IoT caucus, a Marine at DIA and CNN’s drones

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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