TechCongress welcomes new innovation fellows to Capitol Hill

Six new fellows join the growing program.

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Panelists at the Consumer Electronics Show suggested cities hire people — which they referred to as "lookers" — to manage civic-tech pilot projects.

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A city sanitation worker embezzled as much as $455 by shredding tickets that had to be handwritten when a ransomware attack disabled electronic payments.

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In this op-ed, Charlie Allen says its time to institute changes to the security clearance process that Congress passed 15 years ago.

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Staffers in Gov. Phil Murphy's office are taking a different approach to the state's Twitter account and attracting fanfare and New Jersey pride in the process.

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A survey by the Partnership for Public Service shows how the Civic Digital Fellowship impacts fellows' future career plans.

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Brandon Gatke says he's working to not enter the role "like a wrecking ball," but instead to promote a culture among his workforce centered around listening.

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Diversity in thought, diversity in culture and diversity in experiences are critical to national security, according to leaders from the DOD and IC.

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In computer science classes that are often mostly boys, girls say finding a place in STEM is tough. The Girl Scouts are asking students how to fix it.

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Among survey respondents, 48 percent reported reduced customer service during the partial government shutdown.

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The backlog of background checks — typically more than 200 days for most new hires who need a clearance — has ripple effects throughout the region, according to the Greater Washington Partnership.

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