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Agencies, contractors get more time to purge Chinese-made telecom gear from supply chains

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence has extended waivers for agencies requesting more time to excise that…

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House Modernization Committee issues last round of recommendations

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House Modernization Committee approves continuity of operations recommendations

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Will the coronavirus be the push Congress needs to modernize long-standing inefficiencies?

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Modernization committee leaders weigh in on continuity of operations, reopening

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House IG tells committee to consider ‘tremendous opportunity’ to centralize IT services

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House Modernization Committee recommends bringing back Office of Technology Assessment

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To modernize Congress, start with staffer pay and technology, retired lawmakers say

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New bill to help temporary federal workers save for retirement

In today’s Federal Newscast, A bipartisan pair of lawmakers want to give some federal employees a new retirement flexibility.

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Congress ‘lacks sufficient capacity’ to oversee tech issues, but is Office of Tech Assessment the solution?

Members of the House Select Committee on the Modernization of Congress agree Congress lacks tech oversight capacity to keep an eye on federal agencies,…

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Kilmer: It’s ‘well past due’ for Congress to modernize

A new select committee is tasked with finding ways to update how Congress conducts day-to-day business. It has one year to provide recommendations.

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