Trump Pledges New Office to Bring Business Innovation to Government Operations

Several elements mirror previous presidential efforts.

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Navy SEALs Develop Mental Toughness By Reinforcing One Behavior arrowSet a goal, and push yourself to reach it no matter what.

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What Works Cities Launches New Certification Program for Municipal Data Practices arrowAs the footprint of the WWC network grows, “other cities ...

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Virginia Governor Sets Veto Record arrowAlso in our State and Local Daily Digest: Oroville Dam repairs slow going; Utah gov. eyes public lands; ...

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Russia Joins U.S. in Race to Field Gun-Launched Swarmbots arrowA pair of Russian programs hastens the day that drone swarms may meet each other ...

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Analysis: Reforming Government First Requires Understanding It arrowJared Kushner’s new initiative promises to tap the expertise of the business ...

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Stephen Colbert: Agencies Should Stop Thinking of Americans As 'Customers' arrowThe late-night host devoted a segment to Jared Kushner's new role ...

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After Health Care Debacle, Trump Needs a Plan B arrowThe chief executive can score some big wins without Congress.

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Play of the Day: Trump Gets Back on the Links arrowThe president hit the links once again this past weekend.

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Sessions: ‘Sanctuary Cities’ Must Comply or Be Denied DOJ Grants arrowDoes an Obama-era policy really give the agency leeway to defund ...

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Trump Has A New Innovation Office. It’s Unclear What That Means for 18F and USDS. arrowTrump’s son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner will ...

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Is Trump Still Tweeting From His Unsecured Android Phone? arrowIf so, he’s extremely vulnerable to being hacked.

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Seeing the IT Road Ahead with Riverbed image description When you serve as CIO for a federal agency, there are many IT challenges. One of the most fundamental is a basic lack of network visibility.

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