Marilyn Tavenner

Marilyn Tavenner to Depart CMS in February

Marilyn Tavenner Marilyn Tavenner, head of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, will leave the agency in February and be succeeded in the interim by Principal Deputy Administrator ...
Dan Tangherlini

Dan Tangherlini to Leave GSA in February, Denise Turner Roth Named Acting Chief

Dan Tangherlini Dan Tangherlini, head of the General Services Administration for nearly three years, has informed employees in a letter posted to GSA’s website Thursday that he ...
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White House Updates Govt-Industry Cyber Info Sharing Proposal

The White House has updated its proposal for legislation to promote the sharing of information on cybersecurity threats between government and industry in an effort to increase collaborations ...
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FBI: North Korea Behind Sony Hack

The FBI has determined the North Korean government was responsible for the cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment, the bureau said in a statement Friday. In that statement, the ...
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Ashton Carter Officially Unveiled as Defense Secretary Nominee

Ashton Carter Defense Secretary nominee Ashton Carter pledged Friday to be “candid” in the strategic and military advice to President Barack Obama if he is confirmed by ...
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NASA Launches Orion on 1st Test Flight

An unmanned version of NASA‘s Orion spacecraft launched after 7 a.m. Eastern time Friday from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida to carry out a test flight to determine ...
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CNN: Ashton Carter the Lead Defense Secretary Candidate

Ashton Carter According to a report by CNN, former Deputy Defense Secretary Ashton Carter is the lead candidate to succeed Chuck Hagel as defense secretary and will receive the nod ...
Chuck Hagel

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to Resign Upon Successor’s Confirmation

Chuck Hagel Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will resign from the position when his successor is confirmed by the full Senate, President Barack Obama announced in a news conference Monday ...
Lt. Gen. Wendy Masiello

Wendy Masiello, DCMA Chief, Chosen as GovCon Awards’ ‘Public Sector Partner of the Year’

Lt. Gen. Wendy Masiello Wendy Masiello, a lieutenant general for the Air Force and director of the Defense Contract Management Agency, was recognized Thursday for her selection to receive ...
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Profile: Jeff Johnson, FBI CTO and IT Engineering Division Assistant Director

Jeff Johnson serves as chief technology officer and assistant director of the information technology engineering division at the FBI. In this role, he is responsible for development ...