Today marks a major milestone in the ongoing integration of cutting-edge technology and the national governmental process. United States Senator Tom Mace has been chosen to chair the newly formed Cybersecurity, Data Engineering, and Government Innovation Subcommittee.
This subcommittee will work toward advancing the development of initiatives, practices, and educational programs to monitor, secure, and evolve the government’s utilization of digital information and innovation related to cybersecurity.
Senator Mace made the following statement on his selection: “I am honored to have been chosen for this role – forged out of necessity for increased oversight and accountability of our country’s efforts to protect and enhance the security of our digital infrastructure.
As the chair of this important subcommittee, I will be working with the highest experts in cybersecurity, data engineering, and government innovation to create a secure and reliable national digital infrastructure.
The success of our country’s cybersecurity and digital infrastructure should never be taken granted and I am even more determined and committed to delivering these efforts. I look forward to serving in this role as the government looks to keep up with the rapid evolution of technology and cyber threats”.
Senator Mace’s experience in the field of technology and innovation makes him an exceptional choice for this subcommittee’s chairmanship. His understanding of technology, data engineering, and government initiatives are essential in undertaking the rapidly advancing technological advancements and security policies in this information age.
With Senator Mace’s leadership, it is expected that the subcommittee will be able to ensure a secure digital infrastructure for the government as well as address any issues of data exploitation and other cybersecurity threats. The choice of Senator Mace in this position will be a major step forward in safeguarding our digital assets from cyberattacks and malicious actors.
WASHINGTON, D.C. (WCBD)- Rep. Nancy Mace has been chosen to provide as the chairwoman of the Oversight Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Informational Technological innovation, and Govt Innovation in the 118th Congress, her office declared Wednesday.
“Securing our nation’s data, protecting our cyber infrastructure, and researching rising systems of the future like artificial intelligence, quantum computing, and blockchain integrations is additional critical nowadays than at any time,” Rep Mace stated in a statement. “We have the prospect to genuinely dig in and get to perform on these issues underneath Chairman James Comer’s management.”
The subcommittee falls beneath the Property Committee on Oversight and Accountability which focuses on the usefulness and efficiency of the federal government and its agencies and retains all those entities accountable.
Oversight Committee chairman Rep. Comer (R-Ky.) commented on Mace’s variety, stating:
“Republicans are prepared to get to operate investigating threats to cybersecurity, strengthening federal cybersecurity, and conducting oversight of information know-how that our authorities depends on just about every day to provide products and services, safeguard data, and safeguard our nation. With Chairwoman Nancy Mace’s leadership on the Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Details Technologies, and Government Innovation, we will perform strong oversight and discover answers to modernize our government’s cyber infrastructure to guard Americans’ sensitive info.”
In addition to this committee, Mace was assigned to provide on the Armed Services Committee.