open data

The OPEN Government Data Act is now law

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 week ago

Federal open data, and the role of the chief data officer, just got a boost.

Data.gov is offline because of the shutdown

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 2 weeks ago

The federal government's central catalog for open data sets is the latest casualty of the ongoing government shutdown.

GREAT Act gets another chance in 2019

by Carten Cordell • 2 weeks ago

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

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 4 weeks ago

The legislation will require that all non-sensitive government data is made available in machine readable formats by default.

GAO on USASpending.gov: It’s good, but it could be better

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 1 month ago

A new report measures the site against five "key practices" for true transparency in government data.

PIFs launch program to turn health data into helpful digital tools

by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier • 3 months ago

The PIFs' initiative is modeled after the Department of Commerce's Opportunity Project.

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