*** The Navy Department is reorganizing its technology acquisition enterprise with the launch of two new Program Executive Offices: PEO Digital and Enterprise Services (PEO Digital) and PEO Manpower, Logistics and Business Solutions (PEO MLB). The move means the old Program Executive Office Enterprise Information Systems (PEO EIS) has been disestablished.
*** House appropriators are set to begin marking up funding bills after the July 4 holiday, and a bipartisan collection of government advocacy groups led by Demand Progress and the Lincoln Network are urging lawmakers not to forget their own institutions when funding the legislative branch. In a June 22 letter, the groups are asking appropriators to ramp up legislative branch funding by 10% to meet the demands of pandemic response and oversight.
"To fulfill its constitutional duties, Congress must have sufficient resources to meet its obligations to lead in federal policymaking, provide services for constituents, and conduct oversight that roots out waste, fraud, abuse, and malfeasance," the letter states.
Posted on Jun 23, 2020 at 2:11 AM