Federal Data Reform

The Data Transparency Coalition advocates on behalf of the private sector and the public interest for the publication of government information as standardized, machine-readable data. Data transparency strengthens democratic accountability, enhances government management, reduces compliance costs, and stimulates innovation.

Federal data reform starts with the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act (DATA Act), which will open the government's spending information to illuminate waste and fraud. But it won't end there. Other types of federal information need reform, too.

Use our contact form to get in touch about joining the Coalition or for any general inquiries you may have. Click here to learn more about our various membership options.

 

Current Campaign

The Data Transparency Coalition registered its opposition to HR 5405 as a step backward for open data in financial regulation.

 

Data Transparency 2014 (#DT2014) on September 30th, 2014, brought together over 500 registrants to explore the open data transformation--particularly in federal spending and financial regulation. Follow us on Twitter for recaps and content.

 

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Advocating Open Data

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