What better celebration of Ada Lovelace Day – celebrating the achievements of women in technology – could we have than to honor ...Continue reading
"Sunlight is the best of disinfectants..." Those were practically the last words out of the mouth of the Sunlight Foundation ...Continue reading
With TransparencyCamp kicking off this weekend, I want to issue a challenge to the entire open government and transparency community to help solve three big, easy problems. Starting this weekend, I'd like us to plan how we're going ...Continue reading
Today I want to spotlight Triad Watch's great post on Greensboro, NC new policy on emails that are sent ...Continue reading
Last week we asked people to blog about why transparency is important to them. There was a great response and ...Continue reading
In December 2009, Bristol Myers Squib, a biopharmaceutical company with international operations, told employees at two Indiana plants that 75 to 100 of them would need to seek other work. In February 2010, HSBC, the British financial firm that bills ...Continue reading
In the mid-1980s, incompetent and negligent doctors were moving freely between states, with state licensing boards and hospitals largely oblivious to lawsuits or disciplinary actions in other locations that might have flagged bad providers.
In response, Congress passed the Health ...