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Data Coalition and Data Foundation Announce Merger to Accelerate Growth of the National Data Community

The Data Coalition and the Data Foundation announce a merger agreement to align efforts and missions for further advancing and promoting effective use of government data in 2021.

Data Coalition Announces New Members from First Half of 2020

The Data Coalition, America’s premier voice on data policy, announces eight new members: Esper, IBM, GS1 US, Public Spend Forum, Summit LLC, and Tyler Technologies. 


Data Coalition Applauds Department of Education’s New Survey About COVID Impacts on Schools

The U.S. Department of Education released results of a new monthly, nationally-representative, and high-quality survey about the impacts of COVID-19 on students and schools across the country.

Bipartisan Spending Deal Includes Evidence Act Resources, Policies to Build AI Expertise and Modernize Health Data

The Data Coalition is pleased to see several data priorities included in the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 and COVID-19 relief package, including the AI in Government Act, proposals to modernize public health data systems, and funding for the implementation of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act.