Reporters' Roundup: SEA banquet, telework IT countdown

Friday - 4/29/2011, 5:56pm EDT

Jared Serbu, Reporter, Federal News Radio

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Mike Causey, senior correspondent, Federal News Radio

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Jason Miller, Executive Editor, Federal News Radio

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These are the stories Federal News Radio reporters are working on.

  • It's quiz time in Senior Correspondent Mike Causey's column today, but don't worry, there are only two questions. 1) Which well-known event has the most beautiful people being honored and in the audience? AND 2) Which well known-event has the demonstrably largest number of very, very smart people in the audience? Mike discusses his impression of last night's SEA Banquet in Washington.

  • The countdown is on for agency's to come up with a new telework IT plan. Office of Management and Budget Director Jacob Lew issued a memo detailing six specific steps CIOs and CAOs should take. Here with the details is our executive editor Jason Miller.

  • Security's the obvious challenge when it comes to letting federal employees use their personal technology devices for work. But it's not the only challenge. Agency IT security pros talked about the issue on a panel in Bethesda today. Federal News Radio's Jared Serbu has the story.