Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act
Long-term success eludes federal CDOs, survey says
Significant financial and leadership barriers must be addressed in order for CDOs to fulfill their duties like data governance.
Committee creating the Federal Data Service to finally meet
Meetings have been delayed by the coronavirus pandemic, which could become the focus of the committee's early data pilot projects.
Inside the Education Department’s plan to build a data-driven culture
Building a data-driven culture within the Department of Education will lead to improving core business functions of the agency — and with that, better addressing the needs of students — agency leaders said this week.
OMB calls for Federal Data Strategy detailees for agencies
Detailees will work with their agencies' chief data officers to implement the 2020 FDS Action Plan and develop one for 2021.
Dave Spirk named DOD chief data officer
Spirk comes to the new CDO role from the U.S. Special Operations Command, where he was also CDO. He will start in the position June 22.
Ted Kaouk named CDO Council chair
The CDO of the U.S. Department of Agriculture will lead the council's efforts to improve collection and use of data.