I wrote yesterday that we'd be going through agencies' new open government plans to evaluate their compliance with the ...Continue reading
Today we're releasing TransparencyData.com, a new service from the Sunlight Foundation, and technically the most challenging thing we've ever done. TransparencyData lets you query and download bulk data about transparency. We're launching with two datasets that ...Continue reading
US Open Government plans were released today. As part of this process, federal agencies are beginning to release data sets publicly in ways they never have before. Some substantial and thought-provoking blog posts over the last few weeks have discussed ...
As I wrote earlier today, Sunlight is going to be particularly focused on data transparency in the new Open Government ...Continue reading
Yesterday, Vice President Biden announced a new memorandum seeking to tighten reporting of stimulus dollars spent under the American Recovery ...Continue reading
[caption id="" align="alignright" width="274" caption="Upper Big Branch Mine in Raleigh County, WV"][/caption] The Upper Big Branch ...Continue reading
Monday’s explosion that killed 25 miners at Upper Big Branch Mine in West Virginia came at a mine that had been flagged by inspectors for a series of violations – 3000 since 1995 and more than 500 in 2009 alone ...Continue reading