I forgot to mention that last week the State of Nebraska renewed its contract with NIC.
Bill Gates, in a speech to the Arab technology conference, says that eGovernment is a "HUGE focus" for Microsoft. Gates jointly announced Egypt's new eGov portal with Prime Minister Atef Ebeid. Online service offerings look pretty lean right now.
Utah's Dept. of Alcoholic Beverage Control wants to move to dot net. Most Utah state agencies are committed to J2EE.
Today's headlines on Governor Walker's decision to halt Utah's participation in MATRIX until more information is available (here's the state press release):
On Wednesday, the Dept. of Homeland Security announced a new National Cybersecurity Alert System. Good timing - immediately after people were feeling the effects of the mydoom virus.