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What is the Economic Development Administration?

Jay Williams, assistant secretary of Commerce for Economic Development, will talk about what the U.S. Economic Development Administration is doing to create jobs and generate private investment in the nation's economically distressed communities.
September 12, 2014

Tags: workforce , Economic Development , Jay Williams , job creation , Derrick Dortch , Fed Access , Commerce Department

Friday - 09/12/2014, 09:57pm EDT

EDA's overreaction to cyber attack highlights every agency's challenge

The Commerce Department's Economic Development Administration spent almost $3 million to remediate a cyber attack that really didn't happen. Commerce's inspector general found the attack infected only two outgoing email servers and not more than half of EDA's systems. Two cybersecurity experts say other agencies can learn from EDA's year-long unnecessary and expensive recovery.

Tags: technology , cybersecurity , Commerce Department , Joseph Beal , CCSI , Venu Ayala , Zen Strategics , oversight , Jason Miller

Monday - 07/08/2013, 05:34am EDT

Commerce shuts down economic development site due to virus

The Economic Development Administration at the Commerce Department has shut down its network because of a cyber virus.

Tags: Cybersecurity Update , Commerce , Federal Drive , In Depth , technology , hacker

Friday - 02/03/2012, 03:39pm EST

Cornyn again proposes commission to end programs

The Texas Senator wants to create a sunset commission to look for waste in the federal budget.

Tags: management , Sunset commission , Campaign to Cut Government , John Cornyn , Deficit Commission , Jory Heckman

Tuesday - 06/14/2011, 08:03pm EDT