The DATA Act digs deep into agencies’ conference spending with quarterly reports.
Media reaction to Martha Johnson's departure from GSA ranged from savage to irreverent.
When parties can’t agree on aspects of a contract, experts say call it a day.
GSA cancels Oracle's Schedule 70 contract for IT services, but offers few details on why.
Several senators are advocating for reforms to agencies' annual spending on conferences, including proving that the conference advanced the ageny's mission.
GSA's regions no longer have authority over their budgets, part of the battered agency's effort to recover from its recent scandal.
Under a forthcoming bill, a senior agency official would have to give approval for any conference costing more than $200,000.
In an emerging 2.0 government, two officials at GSA took a chance on a new way to get government and industry to interact.
Issa's oversight committee regularly receives updates from IGs, but not from GSA IG Miller regarding his investigation of the lavish Western Regions Conference.
Martha Johnson, who stepped down as GSA head when a report revealed spending abuses at an agency conference, expressed her regrets to a House panel, while another official implicated in the affair invoked his fifth amendment rights.
Agency CIOs acknowledge cloud fears, but look to FedRAMP to alleviate some of the concerns. However, FedRAMP poses some difficulties of its own.
Sen. Susan Collins joins the chorus demanding GSA officials appear at a hearing regarding the now-infamous Western Regions conference, but some observers say Congress has gone too far.