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Report: States Need More Federal Funds to Back Election Security Initiatives

A new report released by the New York University School of Law’s Brennan Center for Justice says states will need additional federal funding to protect state and local election systems from cyber threats posed by nation-state actors ahead of the 2020 election. According to the document, Congress allocated $380M in grant funds through the Help America Vote Act in 2018 to help states improve their election security.

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Jim Garrettson, CEO of Executive Mosaic, Presents Xavier Williams, President of AT&T’s Public Sector and Wholesale Solutions, His Second Consecutive Wash100 Award

Jim Garrettson, founder and CEO of Executive Mosaic, presented Xavier Williams, president of the public sector and wholesale solutions for AT&T, with his second consecutive Wash100 Award on Thursday. Executive Mosaic recognizes Williams for his efforts in leading AT&T’s culture, advancing technology modernization and company growth. We are honored to present the most coveted award in government contracting to Xavier Williams of AT&T.

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NASA Awards Early-Stage Space Tech Research Grants to 13 Universities; Steve Jurczyk Comments

NASA has awarded grants worth up to $500,000 each to 13 universities to research and develop early-stage technology platforms for up to three years under the agency’s Space Technology Research Grants Program. The space agency selected 13 research proposals that cover technologies in various areas, such as additive manufacturing, electric propulsion, parachute inflation dynamics, …

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