White House Office of American Innovation

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."

White House hosts developers conference on Blue Button 2.0


Since the launch of Blue Button 2.0, Seema Verma explained, CMS has seen more than 600 developers “that are starting to look at our data” to build on top of the platform.

Trump’s Office of American Innovation must be more transparent, senators say


Sens. Catherine Cortez Masto and Gary Peters call the office's goals "admirable," but say that it is "potentially a vehicle for cronyism and waste."

Matt Lira stresses the need for long-term modernization strategies in government


The Office of American Innovation wants to build this kind of capacity, the special assistant to the President said on Wednesday.

Could Chris Liddell be leaving the Office of American Innovation too?


If Liddell becomes Trump's next economic adviser, what would that mean for Jared Kushner's IT modernization-focused office?

2017 saw lots of talk about collaboration between startups and gov. Will 2018 see more action?


A look back at FedScoop's reporting on startups and the federal government in the year that was.