The House subcommittee most identified with federal IT issues is being folded into another panel, but its work will continue, according to Rep. Gerry Connolly, who chairs the combined group. The IT oversight panel of the House Oversight and Reform Committee will be merged with the Government Operations subcommittee.
On Dec. 11, the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee released the seventh IT Scorecard, better known as the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA) Scorecard. The good news? Almost half of all of the 24 CFO Act agencies saw their grades go up compared to the last scorecard in May.
On Nov. 30, the House passed a bill by a wide margin that would codify the role of the federal CIO and CISO and make them presidentially appointed positions.
The day of the JEDI has come.