The powerful chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Reform passed away after battling illness for months. He'll be remembered by federal employees as a passionate advocate.
Information Technology Industry Council is renewing its focus on public sector with the addition of FBI CIO Gordon Bitko.
Ten of the most senior posts at the Department of Homeland Security are held by acting leaders, and only five have candidates in the Senate confirmation pipeline.
As chairman of of the Intelligence and Emerging Threats and Capabilities subcommittee of the House Armed Services Committe and a member of the House Homeland Security Committee, Rhode Island Democrat Jim Langevin is one of the most influential voices on cybersecurity in Congress.
Alan Thomas, head of the Federal Acquisition Service at the General Services Administration, heads to the private sector.
Mac Thornberry, the House Armed Services Committee's top Republican and a leading voice for consolidations and closures in the Defense Department's "fourth estate" announced he won't seek reelection in 2020.
The FBI tapped Intel's chief data scientist to help it leverage cloud, AI and machine learning in its data strategy.
The Department of Health and Human Services is using a recurrent network to get smarter about its acquisition efforts.
The former head of the Federal Labor Relations Authority was approved to take over the top human resources job in government, ending almost a year of acting leadership.
In a rare press conference, Defense Secretary Mark Esper said a “defense-wide review process” has begun to evaluate the Fourth Estate agency resources.
Over the next year, a group of experienced federal IT executives will review how the Social Security Administration's system modernization work is progressing.
These early-career leaders already are having an outsized impact on government IT.