March 13-19, 2011, is Sunshine Week, an international event that focuses on helping to open government data and information and freedom of information activities. In honor of Sunshine Week, Data.gov introduces the new Law.data.gov community and Data.gov in the Classroom campaign. Stay tuned for more new … Continued
Data.gov releases open source software.
A new bill designed to improve federal government transparency won’t be considered by the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee, according to Federal News Radio . The committee’s ranking member, Rep. Elijah Cummings (D.-Md.), introduced the Transparency and Openness in Government Act (H. R. 1144) , which would combine the Presidential Records Act Amendments, … Continued