A House-passed bill approved May 6 by a Senate panel would expand the scope of Homeland Security's Social Media Working Group.
Legislation can accomplish only so much when up against "an instinct of secrecy," says Sen. Chuck Grassley.
LaVerne H. Council outlined her leadership style and plans to manage the VA's $4.2 billion in annual tech spending.
The chairman of the Senate Commerce Committee wants to know if any personal or policy information was stolen.
America's space agency took to Capitol Hill to show lawmakers the tech advances taxpayers' dollars are buying -- and how they could help humans reach Mars.
News and notes from around the federal IT community
Law enforcement agencies want Congress to require firms offering secure communications apps and devices to provide a means to access encrypted data.
The chairman of the Oversight and Government Reform IT Subcommittee says some basic questions still need to be answered on information sharing.
Information sharing bills from the Homeland Security and Intelligence committees have won House passage this week.
The House passed the Intelligence Committee's version of an information sharing bill, and has the Homeland Security measure on deck.
DCMO nominee Peter Levine makes his case to be the one to go into "other people's rice bowls and tell them they're not doing it right."
News and notes from around the federal IT community.
Federal CIO Tony Scott says the new law could mean some CIOs will be out of work.
The Pentagon's top acquisition official says provisions concerning the service chiefs and acquisition experience for personnel need improvement.
House Homeland Security Committee Chairman Michael McCaul’s bill offers liability protections for firms to share cyber-threat information with the government.
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