Comings and goings

James Loy, the Homeland Security Department's first deputy secretary, has joined the Partnership for Public Service's board of directors. He is also a senior counselor at the Cohen Group, an independent think tank led by former Defense Department Secretary William Cohen.

President Bush has nominated Rep. Christopher Cox (R-Calif.), chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, to succeed William Donaldson as the next chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Daniel Mehan, the Federal Aviation Administration's chief information officer, announced that he plans to retire from government in August and return to the private sector.

Art Stephens, Pennsylvania's CIO, was named Gov. Ed Rendell's new deputy chief of staff.

A.R. "Trey" Hodgkins joined the Information Technology Association of America as director of defense programs for the Enterprise Solutions Division.

Marshall Bykofsky was appointed executive vice president of corporate development at Savantage Solutions.

FCW in Print

In the latest issue: Looking back on three decades of big stories in federal IT.

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    FCW @ 30

    Since 1986, FCW has covered it all -- the major contracts, the disruptive technologies, the picayune scandals and the many, many people who make federal IT function. Here's a look back at six of the most significant stories.

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    A 'minibus' appropriations package could be in the cards

    A short-term funding bill is expected by Sept. 30 to keep the federal government operating through early December, but after that the options get more complicated.

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    DOD launches new tech hub in Austin

    The DOD is opening a new Defense Innovation Unit Experimental office in Austin, Texas, while Congress debates legislation that could defund DIUx.

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    Merged IT modernization bill punts on funding

    A House panel approved a new IT modernization bill that appears poised to pass, but key funding questions are left for appropriators.

  • General Frost

    Army wants cyber capability everywhere

    The Army's cyber director said cyber, electronic warfare and information operations must be integrated into warfighters' doctrine and training.

  • Rising Star 2013

    Meet the 2016 Rising Stars

    FCW honors 30 early-career leaders in federal IT.

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