• Government Innovation Awards
    Government Innovation Awards - https://governmentinnovationawards.com

    Deadline extended for Rising Star nominations

    You now have until July 18 to help us identify the early-career innovators and change agents in government IT. 07/05/2018

  • People
    GSA Headquarters (Photo by Rena Schild/Shutterstock)

    18F gets a new boss

    The General Service Administration's digital shop has a new executive director, Angela Colter. 07/02/2018

  • Congress
    mark reinstein / Shutterstock.com

    Lankford dishes on the future of the federal workforce

    Sen. James Lankford (R-Okla.) spoke with FCW about his workforce priorities as well as the White House's reorganization plan. 06/28/2018

  • People
    locked network (sdecoret/Shutterstock.com)

    Army's Bailey, Congress' Aguilar and Wicker honored for cyber efforts

    Phyllis Bailey, the CIO for the Army's Information Assurance Training, Education, and Awareness Division, received CompTIA's 2018 Excellence in Cybersecurity Award for driving DOD's information security certification requirements. 06/13/2018

  • Homeland Security
    Chris Krebs NPPD undersecretary (then acting) testifies FEBRUARY 7, 2018 HSGAC DHS reauthorization hearing

    Senate approves Krebs to lead NPPD

    After running the operation for almost a year, the temporary head of the National Protection and Programs Directorate is set to be sworn in as the group's official director. 06/13/2018

  • People
    Royalty-free stock photo ID: 641963182 By 4kclips Department of Energy in Washington - WASHINGTON DC / COLUMBIA - APRIL 7, 2017

    Karen Evans to head Energy's new cyber shop

    Longtime federal IT executive Karen Evans is returning to government to head the Department of Energy's new office of Cybersecurity, Energy Security and Emergency Response. 06/13/2018

  • Workforce
    2015 group shot of 18Fers from an agency blog post

    Will term limits transform government's digital service groups?

    Now at the four-year mark, Obama-era digital teams have spanned solidly across two administrations. But with the earliest hires hitting the end of their terms, what do their legacies and futures look like? 06/12/2018

  • Government Innovation Awards
    Government Innovation Awards - https://governmentinnovationawards.com

    Nominations now open for the 2018 Rising Stars

    Help us identify the early-career innovators and change agents in government IT. 06/07/2018

  • Cybersecurity
    Rick Perry Energy SECY Austin Tx 6/4/18 via livestream

    Energy advances cyber role

    The Energy Department is looking to blunt attacks and close gaps in critical infrastructure. 06/04/2018

  • Workforce
    Department of Veterans Affairs (Photo: bakdc / Shutterstock)

    Trump names interim VA chief

    Robert Wilkie is stepping aside from his role as acting secretary of Veterans Affairs while the Senate considers his nomination. 05/30/2018

  • Veterans Affairs
    Acting VA Secretary Robert Wilkie

    Vacancies Act rules won't hold up Wilkie nomination

    The leaders of the Senate committee who will hold the confirmation hearing for Robert Wilkie to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs said they didn't expect the nominee's status as acting head of department to be a problem. 05/22/2018

  • People
    Acting VA Secretary Robert Wilkie

    Trump picks Wilkie to lead VA

    Acting Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie is being tapped for the top job at the agency. 05/18/2018

  • Congress
    Department of Veterans Affairs (Photo: bakdc / Shutterstock)

    Hill Dems want VA's acting CIO out

    A group of lawmakers, led by the senior members of the House and Senate committees that oversee the Department of Veterans Affairs, are worried about the agency's new acting CIO and the slow pace of senior tech hires. 05/16/2018

  • People
    Shutterstock image ID: 738923143 Editorial credit: bakdc

    FEMA CIO Adrian Gardner reassigned

    Gardner, who took over FEMA's IT office in 2013, accepted a new position as the Executive Director of Recovery Communications Technology in the Caribbean Area Division. 05/14/2018

  • People
    Gen. Stephen Fogarty (U.S. Army photo by Gregory Ripps, 470th Military Intelligence Brigade)

    Senate quietly confirms new Army Cyber Command leader

    Before ducking out for spring recess, the Senate confirmed Maj. Gen. Stephen Fogarty to head Army Cyber Command. 05/04/2018

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