Lawmakers have given agencies long-term funding clarity for the first time in years. But the lack of budget drama could open the door to other conflicts.
For Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy, getting to know Capitol Hill has not been a pleasant experience.
Key backers say they will hold OMB's "feet to the fire" to ensure the agency lives up to the measure's requirements.
The House passed the spending transparency legislation easily, as the Senate did earlier, but it's not clear what the White House position is.
Eighteen years after the Clinger-Cohen Act created the position, experts discuss how the job of agencies' top IT executives has changed.
GAO says there are better alternatives for effective oversight of small agencies. Inspectors general, unsurprisingly, take a different view.
The version differs from the one the House passed in November, but lawmakers are confident the legislation will soon be going to the president.
Budget Director Sylvia Burwell identified three management issues that need to be fixed to help IT procurement.
Government has barely scratched the surface of what it could achieve in R&D with more, better and bigger prize competitions, experts say.
The Section 516 rule seeks to eliminate IT gear from firms that are responsible for cyberattacks on U.S. companies or have ties to China's military.
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