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Federal IT Spending to Be Cut Only Slightly

Information technology industry groups are saying the outcome of the supercommittee’s deal on the deficit will have no effect on federal technology spending. They think funding for replacing old hardware and software will be cut slightly, while funds for IT investments will stay intact, according to Nextgov.com. “The need for …

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Obama Signs Executive Order to Cut IT Device, Travel Spending 20%

President Obama signed an executive order Wednesday to cut waste and promote efficient spending. The order calls on federal agencies to reduce spending on IT devices, travel, vehicles and printing, among other areas. According to rttnews.com, the campaign consists of executive actions designed to boost up the economy and stimulate …

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