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Idaho launches budgeting portal, hoping to rebuild public trust
State Controller Brandon Woolf says he has plans to encourage data reporting across the state and regain trust from a disillusioned public.
Texas bill would create public database of wage thieves
A bill making its way through the Texas legislature would rely on open data to publicize wage-stealing employers, many of which currently go unnoticed and unpenalized.
Delaware's CIO isn't giving up on his data analytics vision
Sometimes projects run into roadblocks. Delaware CIO James Collins says the keys to advancing are diligence and persistence.
Three ways state and local governments can get people excited about data projects
State and local government officials say that staying organized and leading with open arms are proven means of building mature data programs.
Philadelphia releases 'landmark' dataset of city payments
Following a yearlong multi-agency effort, the city has published what transparency advocates consider one of the most important accountability tools available.
Boston's new centralized data platform is the city's starting point for predictive analytics
Initially focused on centralizing data and improving data-sharing, officials say this is the first step before tackling challenges before they appear.
New Maryland open data portal cuts down duplicate records
State technology secretary Michael Leahy says the upgrade gives the state "one source of truth."
How Pennsylvania is taking tech modernization 'to a new level'
Through use of the state's data stores and building new relationships, Pennsylvania CIO John MacMillan says agencies are finding value.
Application management uncovers surprises in Nebraska
State CIO Ed Toner says taking inventory of the state's applications and servers is helping to trim down and, other times, bulk up.