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Lawmakers vary on Census savings claim

The Commerce Department says that as things stand the 2010 Census is now expected to come in on schedule and 22 percent under budget, meaning a savings of $1.6 billion in 2010. Congressional reaction to the news is split along party lines with some lawmakers praising the efforts of the Census Bureau to do an accurate and cost-effective population count - while one lawmaker calls the claims "smoke and mirrors."

Tags: management , Gary Locke , Robert Groves , Census , William Lacy Clay , Tom Carper , Joseph Lieberman , Darrell Issa , 2010 census , Max Cacas

Wednesday - 08/11/2010, 07:07am EDT
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2010 Census saved $1.6 billion

Bureau Director Groves and Commerce Secretary Locke announced the savings today. Officials say Census saved money for three reasons, including not having to tap into a reserve fund in case of emergency.

Tags: management , Gary Locke , Robert Groves , Census Bureau , 2010 Decennial Census , cost savings , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 08/10/2010, 08:00am EDT

Commerce needs help managing the Internet

Group tries to build trust in cyberspace, Thumbs up for cyber coordination

Tags: Federal Drive , Cybersecurity Update , cybersecurity , Internet Policy Task Force , Online Trust Alliance , Howard Schmidt

Monday - 08/09/2010, 08:30am EDT

Agencies opening up slowly under FOIA mandate

The Justice Department's new report finds that the number of partial documents released last year increased by 50,000. Many agencies also reduced their backlog of FOIA requests. Agencies say some of improvements can be attributed to increased attention across the government and better technology.

Tags: management , technology , Melanie Pustay , DOJ , DHS , Interior , SBA , IRS , Institute of Museum and Library Services , FOIA , openness , transparency , Web 2.0 , Jason Miller

Tuesday - 08/03/2010, 06:55am EDT
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Feds seek right role for protecting .com domain

With so much at stake, what role, if any does the federal government play in protecting the .com Internet domain? Several experts offer some candid observations on what the government's role should be.

Tags: technology , cybersecurity , NIST , Patrick Gallagher , Cisco , Don Proctor , RSA , Mischel Kwon , CSIS , James Lewis , Max Cacas

Monday - 08/02/2010, 06:30am EDT
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ATM attacks show cybersecurity holes

BigBoss check counterfeiting ring broken, Commerce updates its role in cybersecurity

Tags: Federal Drive , Cybersecurity Update , cybersecurity , ATM , Secret Service ,

Thursday - 07/29/2010, 08:30am EDT

Commerce has part of the Internet, too

This week, host Tom Temin talks with Commerce Senior Advisor Marc Berejka.
July 29, 2010

Tags: technology , Federal Security Spotlight , Marc Berejka , Tom Temin

Wednesday - 07/28/2010, 05:22pm EDT

NIST seen as epicenter for cybersecurity

A provision in the Commerce, Justice, State appropriations bill could give NIST a larger role in protecting federal and civilian computer networks. The plan is from one influential Maryland lawmaker, who believes the battle for cybersecurity needs to be fought in the Free State.

Tags: technology , cybersecurity , Barbara Mikulski , Senate , Vint Cerf , Google , Jim Lewis , CSIS , NIST , Max Cacas

Wednesday - 07/28/2010, 07:08am EDT
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Commerce solidifies security of Internet

Commerce and several partners are ready to launch the Domain Name System Security Extensions that is expected to enhance Internet security and stability.

Tags: technology , NIST , Patrick Gallagher , Lawrence Strickling , cybersecurity , ICANN , DNSSEC , VeriSign , Meg Beasley

Tuesday - 07/27/2010, 06:17pm EDT
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