The government’s annual spending on grants dwarfs what it spends on contracts by $200 billion. Yet much of the effort devoted to spending transparency leaves out grants.
Mallory Barg Bulman, vice president for research and evaluation at the Partnership for Public Service, shared more on the new language and what it means on Federal Drive with Tom Temin.
The Environmental Protection Agency’s chief of staff tells congressional investigations that the agency assigns public-records requests from environmental groups or others that it sees as “politically charged” to special internal review
Jake Bittner, the CEO of Qlarion, explains how agencies can add more value to the open data movement.
The federal government issues more than $660 billion dollars in grants each year. But the way it collects and generates data about those payments is a mess.
On this week’s episode of Women of Washington, Gigi Schumm welcomed Mischel Kwon of MKACyber, who created her company as a consulting firm to help “improve security operations for enterprises and U.S. federal government agencies.”
If you’re posting on Facebook or Twitter about the IRS taking too long to send your federal tax refund check, or grumbling about long wait times on tax help hotlines, there’s a good chance the agency is listening.
Microsoft said this week it would acquire Github … the popular cloud repository of open source software. Many federal agencies regularly contribute to and use software from Github. But how will the acquisition affect them?
Speaking at a Data Coalition event Wednesday, Federal Chief Information Officer Suzette Kent said the data CAP goal will help the government get its arms around its huge trove of data.
Rich Beutel, founder Cyrrus Analytics and a former House staff member, explains the steps for agencies and Congress to make data more actionable.
Agencies might be paying too much for the identity theft and credit monitoring services they’ve offered federal employees in the aftermath of data breaches.
A district court judge has ruled GSA wrongfully withheld documents for a Freedom of Information Act request looking for Trump transition team documents about the Trump Hotel.
Mike Olson, chief strategy officer at Cloudera, joins host John Gilory on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss agile software development, open source, and technical innovation in the federal government. May 8, 2018
Some agencies are linking data to performance management in order to make more informed, evidence-based decisions about spending on their programs.