White House announces $1 billion in broadband funding for tribal nations
The Commerce Department will lead the distribution of $1 billion in grants to expand broadband access on tribal lands, Vice President Kamala Harris said.
Harris says relief bill will help cities innovate
The vice president told a smart cities conference that mayors around the U.S. are supporting the Biden administration's $1.9 trillion relief package.
Biden, Harris address county officials amid pandemic and economic crises
The president- and vice president-elect told members of the National Association of Counties they plan to prioritize infrastructure and pandemic relief.
Biden promises mayors 'open door' on pandemic recovery
The president-elect said cities "have been on the front lines from the very beginning" and promised a stronger relationship with the White House.
Kamala Harris proposes giving states and localities funds for digital services
A new bill from the California senator would fund digital service teams modeled after the White House's U.S. Digital Service agency.
California DOJ to launch Office of Performance Improvement & Innovation
A test website reveals a new office within the California Department of Justice modeled after federal agencies like 18F as the state bolsters user-centric and transparency-driven technology projects.
California Attorney General Kamala Harris warns public, IoT device makers
A recent botnet attack grabbed the attention of at least one important California leader.
California shares cybercrime services with local law enforcement
In a consolidation of its cybercrime offices and programs, the state is also extending its services to smaller jurisdictions.
California launches portal for local police to compile, report use of force data
The state's Department of Justice is hoping to build the first statewide database detailing violent encounters between police and civilians.