The financial data collected from agencies in accordance with the DATA Act has drastically improved.
Data Coalition Applauds Commerce Department’s Announcement of the Advisory Committee on Data for Evidence BuildingThursday, Nov 7, 2019
The Data Coalition welcomes the creation of the Advisory Committee on Data for Evidence Building. The advisory committee is required by the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018.
The Data Coalition strongly supports the Senate substitute amendment for the “AI in Government Act” and encourages the Senate to rapidly advance this legislation.
Congressional and agency leaders championing data policy and use will be recognized at the GovDATAx Datum Awards on October 30th.
Data Coalition Obtains Documents Indicating Labor Department is Constraining Resources for Evaluating Program EffectivenessThursday, Oct 10, 2019
The Data Coalition acquired documents through a Freedom of Information Act request that suggest the U.S. Labor Department continues to suppress resources for studying whether and how well the country’s labor policies work.
On Tuesday, September 24, 2019, the House Financial Services Committee Ranking Member Patrick McHenry (NC-R) and Subcommittee Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney (NY-D) re-introduced the Financial Transparency Act.
Nick Hart, CEO of the Data Coalition, issued the following statement following Senate introduction of the Taxpayers Right-to-Know Act.
Data Coalition CEO Nick Hart issued a statement following the release of OMB's guidance on the implementation of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act.
Data Coalition CEO Nick Hart issued the following statement on the Supreme Court’s decision about the proposed citizenship question for the 2020 census in United States Department of Commerce v. New York.
Today, the Grant Reporting Efficiency and Agreements Transparency (GREAT) Act (S.1829) was favorably reported out of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.
In 2020 the U.S. Census Bureau will launch the most important data collection activity in government in a decade: the decennial census. Today, the Data Coalition announced a formal partnership with the U.S. Census Bureau to promote a reliable count of U.S. households.
The release of the long-awaited Federal Data Strategy from the Trump Administration is a positive sign about the Executive Branch’s recognition that government data can and should be used more strategically to benefit the American public.