James Lankford

Lawmakers look to extend federal telework as coronavirus cases rise


The proposed Senate bill would require telework where possible while granting agency heads the flexibility to sanction in-person work when necessary.

DHS ‘blew up’ its hiring system for cybersecurity talent


The new process will offer market-sensitive pay across the board and enable the department to make job offers more quickly, such as at tech conferences.

TMF Board focused on new projects while Congress weighs funding


As Congress debates whether to fund the TMF in 2019, its board members are already weighing new IT modernization projects.

Senator threatens TMF’s 2019 funding without showing results


The Senate passed appropriations legislation that includes $154 billion in discretionary funding, but not a penny is going to the TMF, as it stands.

Mulvaney: DATA Act crucial for sorting out federal spending


After two confirmation hearings Tuesday, it was clear that President Donald Trump's nominee to head the Office of Management and Budget has DATA Act implementation in mind.