The chairman of the House Oversight Committee tries to build a broader constituency for his bipartisan open data legislation.
FCW readers are split on whether federal employees should be fired for invoking Constitutional rights.
Half a year into his second term, President Obama has not nominated candidates for many positions, and some he has put forward have not been confirmed, research shows.
Technical guidance for iris recognition -- something lawmakers have demanded for more than a year -- to be released in July.
Senate also confirms two OMB nominees.
CIO Teri Takai takes heat on the Hill from lawmakers who want the process of releasing radio spectrum to industry to move faster.
The legislative director for Rep. Mac Thornberry, (R-Texas), has the job of helping call attention to the growing threats to government and private networks.
Contracts based on energy savings could aid the optimization of data centers, but the OMB put a hold on the first such effort was to begin, raising senator's concerns.
The IRS's Gregory Roseman invoked his Fifth Amendment rights in the face of congressional questioning about work given to a business that claimed HUBZone status -- since revoked -- and service-disabled veteran-owned preference based on the owner's 1984 sports injury.
Montana's junior senator has taken the helm of a new subcommittee overseeing the efficiency and effectiveness of federal programs.
Wyden, Grassley re-introduce bipartisan bill to establish database for Medicare information.
GSA's acting administrator has just one hurdle left before getting the job on a permanent basis.
An Alabama congressman wants federal employees testifying before Congress to be required to answer questions or lose their jobs.
As processing speed improves, official expresses confidence of meeting the effort's 2015 target.
A new bill would tie contractor salary reimbursements to the vice president's salary, a proposal that raises the ire of some contractor advocates.
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