Trump’s Budget Will Require 10 Percent Spending Cuts at Non-Defense Agencies

Agencies must identify $54 billion in savings in “lower priority programs.”

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The Trillion Dollar Question Hanging Over Public-Private Partnerships arrowWith Trump’s infrastructure plans still unclear, this week’s P3C ...

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Almost 200 Firms Have Bid To Build Trump's Border Wall arrowMore may answer the call when the federal government lists its formal solicitation on ...

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Interior Dept. to Nature: Bring It On, We've Got Drones arrowThe agency’s growing fleet of drones are being used in disaster response, search and ...

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What the U.S. Needs is More Older Workers, but a Fed Study Says Employers Refuse to Hire Them arrowOlder women are particularly vulnerable to age ...

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100 Feds Found to Be Frequent Workplace Porn-Watchers arrowTV station’s FOIA request raises questions about enforcement.

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Counter-Terror Chief: Expect Terrorist Drone Swarms 'Soon' arrowAn upcoming competition will spotlight systems for downing enemy UAVs attacking ...

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Trump’s Defense Topline Faces a Big Hurdle, Just as When Obama Proposed It arrowThe new administration’s proposal to give the Defense Department ...

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Play of the Day: Sean Spicer Tries to Stop the Leaking arrowThe White House has a problem with the press.

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The Clumsy War Against the ‘Administrative State’ arrowGovernment competence and responsiveness have faded due to neglect from the left and ...

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Governors Assert Their Role in Federal Health Care, Infrastructure Conversations arrow"I think the rhetoric of the campaign has hit the reality ...

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When Does a Leak to the Media Violate the Law? arrowAfter Trump’s complaint about “criminal” acts, CRS researchers review past prosecutions.

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How Long Can Border Agents Keep Your Email Password? arrowSome data gathered from travelers going through customs can stay in a Homeland Security ...

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Generals Appeal for Continued Diplomatic Funding 12:14 PM ET image description Washington Wire (Wall Street Journal)

Trump Sidelines Camp David for Mar-a-Lago 11:59 AM ET image description New York Times Politics

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Acquisition 101: When a Bargain Isn’t a Bargain image description The recurring pitfalls of chasing the lowest price in federal procurements. Read more

The Presidential Transition image description The handover between the Obama White House and the Trump administration is on tract to unfold with more seriousness. Read more


Remove Cloud IT “Blind Spots” with Application Visibility image description It’s no secret that moving to the cloud is the “new, shiny toy” when it comes to government IT. By using that term I don’t mean to suggest moving to the cloud isn’t a good idea in most cases.

Cybersecurity's Human Element image description In some ways, the nature of cybersecurity hasn’t changed at all — it comes down to the individual person, says George Romas, Chief Engineer in Cybersecurity.

Forward-Thinking IT Helps JPL Focus on Robotic Eaploration of Mars image description Three miles away from the Rose Bowl is another remarkable venue, NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)—where world-class engineers, researchers and scientists display their talents.

Application Performance for Government image description Cloud is a must, but it is full of complexities, disconnects and blind spots that impede agility, visibility and performance. So how do you triumph over these IT challenges with a realistic and holistic approach?

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