Senators want USDS to aid state and local government's IT modernization rush


In a letter to congressional leadership, a group of senators requested funding and waivers on barriers preventing collaboration between levels of government.

Code for America hires USDS co-founder Erie Meyer


Yet another former federal innovator makes her way to the state and local government IT ecosystem.

Don't despair over Trump policies, civic tech leader says


Code For America founder Jennifer Pahlka says technologists should continue serving government and put the mission of improved citizen services ahead of partisan politics.

Feds share experimental one-stop benefits portal


A new site from the U.S. Digital Service tests the possibility for a single enrollment site for federal benefits.

Deloitte researcher calls on states, localities to overhaul IT hiring practices


Bill Eggers thinks state and local governments can model their IT hiring on the work of the federal government to attract younger workers.