Will Hurd enjoys a high profile on IT issues as a freshman congressman, but he needs to win a tough election if he wants to keep rising on Capitol Hill.
The ranking member of the Senate Homeland Security and Government Affairs Committee wants to make sure that the federal officials are doing their utmost to prevent voting hacks.
Water resources are being stretched thin in drought-riddled parts of the U.S., but the government doesn't have the data it needs to monitor consumption and plan for the future.
VA's homegrown electronic health record system is at an inflection point -- one that encapsulates the state of the agency's entire technology operation.
The Government Accountability Office plays a big role in determining whether agencies are successfully implementing FITARA.
New legislation would protect personal service contractors and subcontractors who report waste, fraud and abuse.
Leaders of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee want details on federal employees' political activities during this contentious election season.
House Democrats want assurances that the wildly popular Pokemon Go app is consuming the data of unsuspecting mobile consumers.
The attack on several congressional websites comes in the wake of a failed coup in Turkey -- an uprising some Turkish leaders have blamed in part on the U.S. government.
An open data bill in the House would require all congressional documents to be published in machine-readable format.
Sites hosted by the Library of Congress, including Congress.gov, have been down intermittently since a July 17 attack.
The MOVE IT Act, which takes a different approach to funding IT modernization that the administration has proposed, may have a better chance of clearing Congress.