Daniel Schuman

For Congress, tech assessment is best done on two tracks, new paper says


A new paper from Harvard's Ash Center says that an existing GAO shop should continue to look closely at federal R&D and acquisitions, while a new office would handle more policy-oriented work.

Constitution Annotated gets a new website from Library of Congress


The document is now available in searchable, HTML format.

USASpending.gov now has a home for (most) agency budget justifications


Transparency advocates say it's one step in the right direction but there's more to be added.

Despite OMB directive, budget justifications are hard (and sometimes impossible) to find online


Demand Progress is advocating for the creation and maintenance of a central repository at OMB.

There’s a new select committee for modernizing Congress. What does it mean for legislative IT?


The challenge of modernizing congressional IT will get some dedicated attention in the 116th Congress.

Future Congress will ‘facilitate better coordination’ between advocates for tech expertise on the Hill


The new "resource hub" builds on longstanding efforts by many of its founding members.