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CTO Todd Park

One man's 'detailed knowledge'...

Former CTO Todd Park told a House subcommittee that he didn't manage HealthCare.gov before its ill-fated launch.

Jason Chaffetz

Meet Darrell Issa's replacement

As the new chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, Rep. Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) will have a full plate in the 114th Congress.

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DHS audit, S&T website and smartphone encryption

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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A bold approach to transforming IT acquisition

Without a future vision and an appetite for risk, reforms lead down a rabbit hole. There is a better way.

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VA IT problems, HealthCare.gov successes, a Senate surveillance bill and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Prepping HealthCare.gov, rethinking DOD contracts and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

Michael Rogers

Cyber recruiting, a notable election loss, NetCents setbacks and more

News and notes from around the federal IT community.

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Passing the gavels on Capitol Hill

Key oversight chairmanships will shift in the next Congress, thanks to Republicans' Senate wins and House GOP rules.

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FITARA supporters ‘optimistic’ about lame duck

Which party wins control of the Senate might be less important to passage of key IT acquisition legislation than how much time is left on the legislative clock.

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Can DHS get it together?

Slowly but surely, the agency's ability to handle cybersecurity has evolved -- but experts say key hurdles remain.

Senators Saxby Chambliss (GA) and Dianne Feinstein (CA).

Feinstein, Chambliss: We can pass a cyber bill during lame duck

The chair and ranking member of the Senate Intelligence Committee say they've addressed privacy and liability concerns, and predict both chambers can move cyber legislation after the election.

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Budget forecasts, campaign apps and congressional data centers

News and notes from around the federal IT community

Who's Fed 100-worthy?

Nominations are now open for the 2015 Federal 100 awards. Get the details and submit your picks!