Media Coverage

  • July 14, 2014
    by Andy Medici, Federal Times
    As investigators probe a March cyber attack on sensitive federal personnel databases, some experts and policy makers are calling for more clarity over who is responsible for protecting federal networks [...]
  • July 01, 2014
    by David Stegon, StateScoop
    Tuesday marked the first day of Florida’s new fiscal year and the official beginning of the Agency for State Technology, which will oversee the state’s essential technology projects and house Florida’s [...]
  • June 30, 2014
    by Julian Hattem, The Hill
    U.S. tech companies are taking a financial hit more than a year after Edward Snowden’s leaks about the National Security Agency’s surveillance programs. The German government this week said it would drop [...]
  • June 22, 2014
    by Reilly Dowd, Fiscal Times
    As Congressman Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) climbed the House leadership ladder to majority leader this past week, the tech world ascended with him. A big believer in the “California Dream,” the Bakersfield Republican [...]
  • June 18, 2014
    by Jessica Meyers, Politico
    Tech’s early-stage investment in Rep. Kevin McCarthy could produce a prominent payoff for both sides. The good-natured California Republican and expected majority leader hasn’t devised many tech-related [...]
  • June 18, 2014
    by Adam Mazmanian, Federal Computer Week
    The trouble started in 2006, when Chuck Coe, the assistant Inspector general for IT audits and computer crime at the Department of Education, had to issue a subpoena to a subcontractor to get access to [...]
  • June 15, 2014
    by Julian Hattem, The Hill
    Silicon Valley would be one of the winners if Rep. Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) becomes the next House majority leader. The GOP whip has been a frequent guest at major tech companies’ headquarters and has [...]
  • June 11, 2014
    by Julian Hattem, The Hill
    House Majority Leader Eric Cantor’s (R-Va.) stunning loss in his Tuesday primary could deal a blow to the tech industry’s efforts to enact immigration reform by the end of the year. Little-known economics [...]
  • June 04, 2014
    by Julian Hattem, The Hill
    Facebook, Google, Microsoft and other top technology companies are warning the Senate not to follow the House’s lead with a compromised plan to reform the National Security Agency. A coalition of nine [...]
  • May 29, 2014
    by Kate Tummarello, The Hill
    Two groups representing tech industry giants are asking lawmakers to give the administration funding to carry out its controversial plan to relinquish oversight of key technical Internet functions. That [...]