Entering his final term as chairman of the House Homeland Security Committee, Rep. Michael McCaul hopes to sharpen his panel's legislative control over DHS.
The final version of the National Defense Authorization Act calls for U.S. Cyber Command to be made a full combatant command, but the NSA/Cyber Command dual-hat leadership will remain, for now.
A House committee wants the General Services Administration to ensure that its primary contractor database contains accurate information on companies that are delinquent on their taxes.
Tony Scott said he has not ruled out the possibility of working with the Trump administration, if offered the chance.
An advocate for IT modernization is returning to the House for the next session, but still hopes to deliver on a key goal in the lame duck.
With eight months remaining before the Census Bureau begins its final end-to-end testing, watchdogs are concerned about large-scale changes in methodology, untested IT systems and the decision to cancel several earlier tests.
Agency-level CIOs tell legislators that real progress is being made, but uncertainty looms regarding Trump administration IT priorities -- and in some cases, about their own futures.
A leading trade group forecasts a spike in federal IT contracting activity followed by a lull as the Obama administration transitions to the Trump presidency.
FedRAMP, 18F and the federal workforce as a whole face uncertain futures in the next administration, according to Rep. Gerry Connolly.
One of the Senate's most tech-savvy members sees some common ground on cybersecurity in the post-election environment.
The Trump election victory changes the calculation on duration of the next government funding package.
Agencies get an updated definition of a cyber incident in a recent Federal Information Security Modernization Act memo.