Budget Spares NASA From Cuts As Deep As Other Research Agencies

The NASA plan includes cuts across most of the space agency’s programs.

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CYBERCOM Budget Request Focused on Elevation to Full Command


The command is hard at work prepping for elevation, but with no strict timeline, Adm. Michael Rogers said.

Agencies Struggle to Stop Using Social Security Numbers as Identifiers


Ten years after agencies were to limit using SSNs, they've seen "limited success," GAO said.


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There Is a Place for USDS, 18F in Trump Administration

U.S. Digital Service would receive $19 million, while 18F would get $21 million.

Nextgov This image made from video of a news bulletin aired by North Korea's KRT on May 22, 2017, shows what was said to be the Pukguksong-2 missile at an undisclosed location in North Korea.

Trump’s First Defense Budget Has North Korea Written All Over It

There’s lots of money in the Pentagon’s 2018 spending proposal to stop missiles of the sort that Pyongyang keeps launching.


How Better Digital Services Can Result in Agency Savings

Research says budget slashing and modernizing technology are compatible ideas.

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The Bumps, Cuts and Zeros in Trump’s Tech Budget

Federal IT sees an overall boost in spending, but many research programs take a hit.


Who Are the Shadow Brokers?

What is—and isn’t—known about the mysterious hackers leaking National Security Agency secrets

Nextgov Senate Budget Committee staff members lay out copies of President Donald Trump's fiscal 2018 federal budget for distribution on Capitol Hill, May 23, 2017.

Here’s How the Trump Budget Treats Cyber

The budget hikes some cyber spending at DHS and FBI but cuts R&D.


Trump Budget Creates $228M Technology Modernization Fund

Agencies would be able to borrow from the fund to update systems, but they would need to pay it back.

Nextgov White House budget director Mick Mulvaney, right, joined by GPO Director Davita Vance-Cooks, inspects the production run of President Donald Trump's fiscal 2018 federal budget, May 19, 2017.

For Trump’s Budget to Work, the US Will Need the Biggest Technology Boom Since World War II

In order to deliver both massive tax cuts and end U.S. borrowing within the decade, Trump’s budget forecasts the U.S. economy will grow at a real rate of more than 3 percent


Coding Is Not 'Fun,' It’s Technically and Ethically Complex

Insisting on the glamor and fun of coding is the wrong way to acquaint kids with computer science.


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