OMB seeks new chief statistician
The position, overseeing the federal government’s decentralized statistical system, has been filled in an acting capacity since January.
Census Bureau launches surveys, data hub to track coronavirus impacts
The Household and Small Business pulse surveys fill COVID-19 data gaps, and the bureau may begin mapping the new statistics as early as May.
Data Foundation report reveals overwhelming optimism about the state of open data
Data standardization, sharing and use has improved in the past year and will continue on this upward trajectory, expert interviewees say.
Margaret Weichert on acting OPM role: ‘I’ve been very graciously welcomed’
Weichert outlined her priorities during a keynote appearance at the Data Foundation's Data Transparency summit.
The Data Coalition is on the hunt for a new executive director
Founder Hudson Hollister plans to step down on Oct. 1.
HHS pilot could change the way government reports on grants spending
A potential bedrock for an open source reporting system already exists in the form of an HHS pilot, a new report says.