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White House publishes Open Data Policy memorandum on GitHub, enabling eParticipation

Among the interesting features of the White House’s new Open Data Policy is that the memorandum that provides policy guidance to agencies in complying with the policy (M-13-13) was published on GitHub, using GitHub’s “Pages” service — see the White … Continue reading

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Congress.gov: New Official Source of U.S. Federal Legislative Information

The U.S. Congress has launched a new official legislative information system for the U.S. federal government: Congress.gov. According to Alex Howard of O’Reilly: […] the new Congress.gov features responsive design, adapting to desktop, tablet or smartphone screens. It’s also search-centric, … Continue reading

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POPVOX’s “Write Congress” Tool Implemented by House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

The U.S. House of Representatives’ Committee on Oversight and Government Reform last week implemented POPVOX’s “Write Congress” tool, a widget enabling citizens to send email messages about legislation to members of Congress, according to Miranda Neubauer’s TechPresident post entitled House … Continue reading

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