Febuary 2016

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Budgeting for Federal Infrastructure and Cybersecurity


On February 9, President Obama submitted to Congress a fiscal year 2017 budget request that reflects his commitment to making investments in federal infrastructure and transforming how the government manages cybersecurity through the proposal of a $3.1…

African American History Month: Hallowed Grounds in the Heart of Manhattan


At GSA, we are fortunate to be the caretakers of many important sites and structures throughout the United States. Twenty five years ago, we discovered one of the most important sites in African American history in our inventory in the heart of one of the…

Atrium in Federal Center South

GSA Looks Back at the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act


In 2009, President Obama signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), to provide $787 billion in economic stimulus during the recession. The General Services Administration (GSA) received $5.5 billion of ARRA funds to convert…

GSA’s Federal Strategic Sourcing Initiative For Office Supplies Third Generation dashboard

Get a Closer Look into Your Agency’s Office Supplies Savings and Spend


Looking for more data on your agency's office supplies purchases? Need to know how much your agency is spending in certain cities and states, or how much of the agency's spending is going to small business? A new tool from GSA's Federal Strategic Sourcing…

GSA's Computers for Learning Program: The Art of Being an Economic Catalyst


Growing the General Services Administration (GSA) into an Economic Catalyst requires a lot of big-picture thinking to help empower local economies. GSA's Computers for Learning (CFL) program lets us be an Economic Catalyst on the ground in local schools…

Open Data: Empowering Americans to Make Data-Driven Decisions


Photo Caption: President Obama with Chief Technology Officer team members Ryan Panchadsaram and Corinna Zarek, and U.S. Chief Information Officer Tony Scott viewing Analytics.usa.govEditor’s Note: This blog was originally on the White House Blog…

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