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Obama gives recess appointment to CMS head

The administration says the move to install Donald Berwick was critical for progress. Republican lawmakers are livid that the appointee will not face immediate scrutiny.

Tags: Donald Berwick , CMS , recess appointment , Mitch McConnell , Chuck Grassley , AFL-CIO , Philip E. Coyle III , Joshua Gotbaum , Senate , Rachel Stevens

Wednesday - 07/07/2010, 07:19pm EDT

Hill panel casts wary eye over costly Archives ERA project

Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are casting a wary eye on one of the biggest information technology projects in the Federal government: the effort to build the "Electronic Records Archive" at the National Archives and Records Administration. Congressional watchdogs say the project has been plagued by contractor delays and cost overruns. And now, a House panel is wondering if NARA will ever realize the expectations from the ERA project.

Tags: contracting , Technology , National Archives and Records Administration , Electronic Record Archive , Lockheed Martin , Patrick McHenry , William Lacy Clay , Adrienne Thomas , David Powner , GAO , George W. Bush , Max Cacas

Thursday - 11/12/2009, 07:11am EST

Executive Order details post-WikiLeaks approach to secure sharing

President Obama has codified several initiatives that were developed after classified data became public. The Information Sharing Environment's mission has been extended to help coordinate the development of standards to securely share classified information.

Tags: Technology , Cybersecurity , Kshemendra Paul , Information sharing , Information Sharing Environment , Jason Miller , WikiLeaks

Thursday - 10/13/2011, 05:43am EDT

Bin Laden death a proud moment for federal law enforcement

Jon Adler, president of the Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association, told the Federal Drive a "vile cancer to humanity" has been eliminated.

Tags: Federal Drive , Osama bin Laden , FLEOA , Jon Adler , Suzanne Kubota , CIA , Leon Panetta ,

Monday - 05/02/2011, 10:37am EDT

Analysis: The dialogue opens

Tags: Beverly Kirk , NewsChannel 8 ,

Wednesday - 06/03/2009, 11:05am EDT

Lawmakers commit to cybersecurity in letter

A group of influential lawmakers send the President a letter emphasizing the need to strengthen national cybersecurity, emphasizing their concerns and recommendations.

Tags: Technology , Joesph Lieberman , Harry Reid , Jay Rockefeller , Carl Levin , Dianne Feinstein , Patrick Leahy , John Kerry , Anna Eshoo , Howard Schmidt , White House , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs , Cybersecurity , cyberspace coordinator , Meg Beasley

Tuesday - 07/06/2010, 05:23pm EDT

Double Talk?

Tags: mngt , Jodi Schneider , Congressional Quarterly

Wednesday - 11/26/2008, 07:37am EST

Milestone: the first one hundred days

Tags: White House , 100 days , Mark Smith

Wednesday - 04/29/2009, 09:20am EDT

Pushing the Budget

Tags: budget , Dick Uliano

Tuesday - 03/31/2009, 09:05am EDT

Time for the Chief Executive's first annual review

Don't expect any partying at the White House on Wednesday. Press secretary Robert Gibbs says nothing special is being planned to take note of Barack Obama's first year as president. Obama took the oath of office on the steps of the Capitol around noon on Jan. 20, 2009.

Tags: Joe Ferrara , Georgetown University's Public Policy Institute , mngt ,

Wednesday - 01/20/2010, 10:30am EST
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