Federal News Countdown: DATA Act haters, Connecting millions to health records

Bob Suda, president of Suda and Associates, and Tim Young, principal at Deloitte, count down the week’s top stories with Francis Rose. (Photo by Michael O’Connell/Federal News Radio)

Guests on the Federal News Countdown:

  • Bob Suda, President, Suda and Associates
  • Tim Young, Principal, Deloitte

Bob Suda’s stories:

#3 6 Things to Expect from the Internet of Things by 2025 (e.Republic)

White House ends hiring freeze, mandates workforce, mission restructuring


#2 Hybrid cloud: The new normal for federal IT (GCN)

#1 FCC’s Wheeler facing net neutrality revolt (Nextgov)

Tim Young’s stories:

#3 Ultraviolent Smartphones (MIT Technology Review)

#2 Prepared Remarks of Melvin L. Watt, Director, FHFA at the Brookings Institution Forum on the Future of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (Federal Housing Finance Agency)

#1 Scientists embark on unprecedented effort to connect millions of patient medical records (The Washington Post)

‘If you’re a really good federal worker, you should welcome’ the reorganization plan, OMB says