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A short-term funding bill is expected by Sept. 30 to keep the federal government operating through early December, but after that the options get more complicated.
The DOD is opening a new Defense Innovation Unit Experimental office in Austin, Texas, while Congress debates legislation that could defund DIUx.
A House panel approved a new IT modernization bill that appears poised to pass, but key funding questions are left for appropriators.
The Army's cyber director said cyber, electronic warfare and information operations must be integrated into warfighters' doctrine and training.
FCW honors 30 early-career leaders in federal IT.
Steve Kelman shares a longtime executive's less-than-rosy report on federal IT.
...and the gullible public just keeps re-electing them!
Looks like they work harder to pass legislation in election years. Maybe every year should be an election year. That is, if they don't pass the spending bills by a set date early in the fiscal year (12/31, 3/31...), everyone is up for election in the fall regardless of how much time your term has left to it.
A civil servant with a performance record that looked like this would be fired.
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