The bill expands on the 2014 legislation to permanently authorize transparency and risk management in IT investments and extends the sunset dates of data center consolidation provisions.
The House voted to unanimously pass a bill that would increase federal employees' flexibility in withdrawing funds from their retirement accounts.
Members of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee say they need more detail from the Department of Defense on its plan to take over large parts of the security clearance process.
Barry West is acting deputy CIO at DHS, but the permanent CIO position remains open.
A senior Justice official wants the private sector to adopt "responsible encryption" that allows law enforcement access via warrant to encrypted communications.
A motion to dismiss a lawsuit against President Trump argues that a president gets to decide what is and isn't a presidential record.
Internet of Things
New legislation would improve security and oversight of connected devices.
A new White House immigration wish list calls for 100 percent employer participation in DHS' online worker status verification system.
An audit found that the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation's protocols for responding to a data breach weren't followed, even as the agency has faced dozens of security incidents in the past two years.
The NAACP has filed a lawsuit against the Commerce Department alleging the agency illegally withheld internal documents regarding the Census Bureau's preparation for the 2020 count.
Two longtime federal IT leaders discuss the pros and cons of elevating agency CIOs in the executive branch power structure.
Draft legislation before the House Intelligence committee puts new restrictions on the use surveillance powers to target Americans, but privacy advocates are looking for more reforms.
Despite administration concerns about bloat, one new estimate pegs the size of the federal workforce as smaller than under Ronald Reagan.
The House Homeland Security Committee approved a bill to build in tech and new acquisition rules to border security.
A report by the USPS Office of the Inspector General examines how autonomous vehicle technology could change the way the Postal Service transports and delivers the mail.