Tech Ceos Descend On White Residence To Talk Fixing Federal It

Notably absent from list of attendees distributed by the White House is Facebook.
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” They were also asked by the White House to bring a “plus-one” from their companies with expertise on the topics to be addressed during the day’s meetings.
The official focus of the meeting has non-partisan appeal: upgrading federal systems that one senior White House official described as “in some cases 10 to 20 years out of date.
Trump White House officials argue that IT modernization efforts could help the government cut down on wasteful spending and curb fraud, potentially saving what they estimate as $1 trillion over the next 10 years.

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