White House adviser Chris Liddell acknowledged that the federal government is moving too slowly in filling permanent CIO positions.
The House voted to unanimously pass a bill that would increase federal employees' flexibility in withdrawing funds from their retirement accounts.
More money might not alleviate concerns about IT preparedness and communications programs entering the 2018 dress rehearsal.
The bill expands on the 2014 legislation to permanently authorize transparency and risk management in IT investments and extends the sunset dates of data center consolidation provisions.
A senior Justice official wants the private sector to adopt "responsible encryption" that allows law enforcement access via warrant to encrypted communications.
Members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee say they need more detail from the Department of Defense on its plan to take over large parts of the security clearance process.
A motion to dismiss a lawsuit against President Trump argues that a president gets to decide what is and isn't a presidential record.
New legislation would improve security and oversight of connected devices.
A new White House immigration wish list calls for 100 percent employer participation in DHS' online worker status verification system.
The NAACP has filed a lawsuit against the Commerce Department alleging the agency illegally withheld internal documents regarding the Census Bureau's preparation for the 2020 count.
An audit found that the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's protocols for responding to a data breach weren't followed, even as the agency has faced dozens of security incidents in the past two years.
Two longtime federal IT leaders discuss the pros and cons of elevating agency CIOs in the executive branch power structure.