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chartPaul Light’s government score card
Federal Computer Week talks with government scholar Paul Light about IT, the workforce and Alexander Hamilton.


Paul Light scores the Bush reform agenda


A new management agenda




THE WEEK

Buzz of the Week: Procurement deja vu




Policy News


Privacy Act II





Acquisition News


Poised to lead GSA, Williams answers


Senate panel set to vote on Williams this week




Management News


Pay for performance helps agencies win talent




Technology News


CIO Council looks to future of IPv6



FCW FORUM


Editorial: Presidential transform


Kelman: The impact of pay disparities



chartPOLICY

Obama, McCain: The same coin?
Shared priorities, unavoidable realities bring candidates together on some issues.




ACQUISITION


SBA faulted on set-aside
GAO says ‘faith-based’ reporting can lead to mis-reported small biz contracts, costing millions.




chartTECHNOLOGY

Web 2.0 panel weighs in on risks
FCW assembles a team of experts to address readers’ concerns.


Web 2.0 panel: Don't get stuck thinking about 'machinery'



POINTERS: RECOMMENDED READING

FCW points you in the direction of interesting blogs and Web sites that deal with all things information technology.



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To infinity and beyond

The urgency of telework

An uncommon view of common sense




Featured

  • Contracting
    8 prototypes of the border walls as tweeted by CBP San Diego

    DHS contractors face protests – on the streets

    Tech companies are facing protests internally from workers and externally from activists about doing for government amid controversial policies like "zero tolerance" for illegal immigration.

  • Workforce
    By Mark Van Scyoc Royalty-free stock photo ID: 285175268

    At OPM, Weichert pushes direct hire, pay agent changes

    Margaret Weichert, now acting director of the Office of Personnel Management, is clearing agencies to make direct hires in IT, cyber and other tech fields and is changing pay for specialized occupations.

  • Cloud
    Shutterstock ID ID: 222190471 By wk1003mike

    IBM protests JEDI cloud deal

    As the deadline to submit bids on the Pentagon's $10 billion, 10-year warfighter cloud deal draws near, IBM announced a legal protest.

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