The Census Bureau's Paul Friday is a finalist in this year's Service to America Medals for his work helping the agency turn handwritten notes or forms into machine readable data.
The National Archives and Records Administration expects it will take 18-to-24 months to resolve a backlog of outstanding requests at the National Personnel Records Center -- once it has systems in place to digitize and share documents with other agencies.
The memo also prohibits agencies from running their own on-premise record centers past the deadline.
The Library of Congress is putting together collections showing the scope of the pandemic. Director of the Special Collections Directorate Michelle Light gave Federal Drive the details.
Assistant Director of the FBI Information Management Division Arlene Gaylord joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin for a verbal tour.
The Justice Department’s prediction that fiscal 2018 would be a record year for Freedom of Information Act requests came true.