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Bush names VA chief information officer

Robert Howard, currently the acting CIO, would get what some believe is unprecedented authority for a VA technology chief.

E-Gov at Five Years, Part Two: Waiting for Success

The Bush administration made grand promises for its e-government initiatives, but the results have been mixed.

Laptops with sensitive data stolen from Education contractor

Theft is second reported data breach at department this month.

E-Gov at Five Years, Part One: A Pivotal Point

Five years after its launch, the Bush administration’s $1 billion electronic government initiative has shown mixed results.

Agencies ordered to report on FOIA improvement efforts

OMB directs agencies to include assessments of progress in upgrading Freedom of Information Act processes in annual e-government reports.

Rule would require acquisition officials to plan for Internet upgrade

Proposed regulatory change backs up an OMB requirement that IT procurements incorporate products ready for the next-generation Internet.

Education data breach puts 21,000 student loan borrowers at risk

Incident occurred while a contractor was installing software upgrades on the Web site.

GSA to centralize the sale of excess government property

Civilian agencies will be required to migrate to central sale centers.

Panel backs licensing for tax return preparers

IRS should also drop outsourcing initiative and boost funding for assistance services, taxpayer committee recommends.

Bush orders health agencies to standardize IT systems

Executive order urges agencies that oversee health insurers and medical providers to share quality and price information.