Eddie Hartwig

Looking for ‘balance,’ U.S. Digital Service team adapts to changes at VA


The VA Digital Service team has been moved under the department's Office of the CTO. Is this the story of a fraught partnership between two very different organizations, or one about the successful long-term adoption of digital service?

Commission issues early recommendations for better federal IT hiring


A recent staff memo weighed in on things that the government could do to be more competitive.

The White House wants to make civic leave for technologists normal and accessible. Will it take off?


It's already happening between major tech companies and government agencies, and the White House says "It's a priority for us."

Matt Cutts gets the official nod for top spot at USDS


The announcement includes a re-tooling of the leadership structure of the group — the director and deputy director roles will no longer be political.