Six states to develop data-driven workforce strategies
With support from the National Governors Association and Strada Education Network, states will use consumer data to design education and training programs.
Pennsylvania to centralize digital services, hire chief data officer
Gov. Tom Wolf has announced a new position within the state's technology leadership and a plan to "transform" digital government.
States still need more money for election security, report says
A paper by New York University's Brennan Center for Law and Justice sounds a familiar refrain in states' push to fund election security efforts.
Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf says state will issue $90M bond for new voting machines
The move will help counties buy paper-based voting machines, after Wolf vetoed of a bill that would've provided the money but outlaw straight-party voting.
Pennsylvania's 'Clean Slate' law presents tricky data challenges
Sealing the records of 30 million old criminal cases is a big stride for criminal justice reform, and huge task for the state court system's IT team.
FCC vastly overrepresents broadband coverage in Pennsylvania, report shows
A report published by a state legislative agency uses 11 million speed tests throughout the state to tell a different story than the one told by the FCC.
Ohio, Pennsylvania plan interstate system for managing road work
Officials are hopeful the $5.38 million project could become a national system for managing what has historically been a manual coordination process.
States' spending on election security expected to pick up in 2019
States have only spent a sliver of their federal grant funding so far, but investment is expected to ramp up heading into the next presidential election.
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.