What the midterm results mean for federal IT leaders

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While the full outcome of the election remains uncertain, tech policy experts tell FedScoop how a Republican-led House could impact the day-to-day operations of government agency IT departments.

Senate leader Schumer met with Microsoft President Brad Smith to discuss tech antitrust bills


If enacted, legislation discussed during the meeting could force Microsoft and other Big Tech vendors to change how they operate in consumer and federal markets.

House sends contracting innovation bill to president’s desk for signing


The PRICE Act aims to increase small business participation in contracting.

John Sherman confirmed, sworn in as DOD CIO


Sherman takes over the role in a permanent capacity after serving in an acting capacity for most of the year.

A bill codifying FedRAMP finally makes it to the Senate floor


Senators hailed the Federal Secure Cloud Improvement and Jobs Act as "commonsense" cybersecurity reform.