NextGov writes about the Congressional need for technical talent and the Congressional Innovation Fellows application opening.
Cyberscoop writes about Senator Ron Wyden's efforts to secure the U.S. Senate e-mail servers.
I could create a long list of the reasons that I was motivated to join the TechCongress. At the very top of that list is my first-hand experience working for a Member of Congress and attempting to develop and promote policy with individuals (including myself at times) that had limited technical experience. This illustrated, to me, the criticality of TechCongress’ mission.
Politico Influence reports that Andres Bascumbe joined the TechCongress team.
The Intercept reports that the House Intelligence Committee lacks the funding to hire sufficient staff to conduct investigations.