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Amelia Brust

Amelia Brust

Digital Editor

Amelia Brust joined Federal News Network in March 2018. Previously she worked as an editor for Community Impact Newspaper reporting on local government, transportation and development around Houston, Texas. Before that she covered community issues in Harrisonburg, Virginia, and in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

(Staff Sgt. Chris Thornbury/U.S. Air Force via AP)In this Aug. 5, 2019 photo released by the U.S. Air Force, an F-35 fighter jet pilot and crew prepare for a mission at Al-Dhafra Air Base in the United Arab Emirates. The Biden administration has put a temporary hold on several major foreign arms sales initiated by former President Donald Trump. Officials say that among the deals being paused is a massive $23 billion transfer of stealth F-35 fighters to the United Arab Emirates. (Staff Sgt. Chris Thornbury/U.S. Air Force via AP)

Part 2: Air Force pursues lines of effort for IT risk reduction at bases

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INLChris Ritter, Idaho National Laboratory

Idaho National Lab’s digital engineering team relies on algorithms and auditable data

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TSP performance up from March but still down from 2020

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(AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2017, file photo, a sign on a door of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington. Long-running research projects credited with pivotal discoveries about the harm that pesticides, air pollution and other hazards pose to children are in jeopardy or shutting down because the Environmental Protection Agency will not commit to their continued funding, researchers say.  (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File)

EPA wants to build cybersecurity-aware culture along with IT modernization

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Veterans Affairs, building

Data gathering for Veterans Affairs investigations is an ‘iterative process’

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(Staff Sgt. Chris Drzazgowski/U.S. Air Force via AP)FILE - In this April 24, 2019, file photo released by the U.S. Air Force, an F-35A Lightning II fighter jet prepares to taxi and take off from Al-Dhafra Air Base in the United Arab Emirates, on April 24, 2019. The United States called Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates

Part 1: Air Force determining if managed services can help consolidate data across bases

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(AP Photo/Carlos Giusti)FEMA

Lawmakers ask FEMA how to avoid future communication breakdowns during disasters

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Knowing when to dig, when to draw the line in federal data investigations

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