GREAT Act gets another chance in 2019
The open data taxonomy bill is back after time ran out on it in the Senate in the 115th Congress.
The OPEN Government Data Act is on its way to being law
The legislation will require that all non-sensitive government data is made available in machine readable formats by default.
Data Coalition looks internally for interim executive director
Chief of Staff Sarah Joy Hays will fill the role on an acting basis.
Bulk of agencies’ spending data doesn’t fit the DATA Act’s requirements, GAO says
The report found only six of the 24 CFO Act agencies were able to supply “complete, timely, accurate or of quality,” information as part of the DATA Act.
The Data Coalition is on the hunt for a new executive director
Founder Hudson Hollister plans to step down on Oct. 1.
Suzette Kent: Data science talent will be the next big need for agencies
With the growth of big data analytics, Kent said increased demand for data science talent could equal or outpace that of cybersecurity in the federal government.