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How the pandemic got Massachusetts texting

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When COVID-19 closed government offices, the state's Department of Transitional Assistance started texting people who rely on its benefits.

Bloomberg launches 'Local Infrastructure Hub' to help cities get grant funding

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Bloomberg Philanthropies and other groups unveiled the Local Infrastructure Hub, a program that helps communities get grant funding.

California to create new 'Office of Data and Innovation' with agency merger

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State data chief Joy Bonaguro said the Office of Data and Innovation "will allow each program to leverage the expertise of each group."

Biden administration sets guidelines for $45B in new 'BEAD' broadband program

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The NTIA published guidance and a timeline for BEAD, a major broadband grant program in last year's infrastructure law.

Connecticut expands free virtual interpreting service to Hartford airport

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Aria, an app that connects blind and limited-vision users to helpful agents, is now available for free to travelers at Bradley International Airport.

Maryland Gov. Hogan signs three cybersecurity bills

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The new laws solidify the position of the state's CISOs, establish new offices and set new requirements for critical infrastructure.

California's education data office says it's ready to make data tools

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After 18 months of meetings and legal agreements, California's Office of Cradle-to-Career Data says it's ready to build education data tools.

What the MSP alert means for local governments

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An alert from the U.S. and its allies about threats against managed service providers is a "wakeup call" for companies that local governments depend upon.

IT modernization moves forward in Vermont with $140 million

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On the Priorities podcast, Vermont CIO John Quinn outlines IT modernization efforts. Oklahoma CISO Matt Singleton weighs in on cyber grants.