Congress authorizes spending and yada yada yada, Treasury cuts checks. The DATA Act says we can do better when it comes to tracking government spending.
Does the federal budget affect lunchtime for the kids in your neighborhood? You might be surprised at the answer.
Posted: | Budget Process, Debt & Deficit, Education, Health Care, Military & Security, Social Insurance, Earned Benefits, & Entitlements, Taxes & Revenue, Transparency & Data
President Obama today released his $3.9 trillion fiscal 2015 budget proposal, a plan that includes new manufacturing institutes, job training, and the president’s signature initiative of universal pre-kindergarten education. Here are the highlgihts of what the budget contains.
February 22 is International Open Data Day. Celebrate by checking out some of NPP's open data tools.
NPP visited DC to advocate for federal spending data that captures the flow of federal money to states and communities.
NPP is proud to celebrate Data Innovation Day 2014 by highlighting our open data tools.
This weekend, people around the world will gather to liberate data from PDFs. NPP's tax breaks dataset is an example of what can happen when we set information free.
NPP is getting personal in 2014. Here's a sneak peak at the work ahead in the new year.
Congress managed to squeeze through a budget deal just before its Dec. 13 deadline, narrowly avoiding another crisis. Yet there is still a long way to go. January is sure to be action-packed.
We have another round of updates to NPP's Federal Priorities Database. Get the latest information on Medicaid participation, Medidcare enrollment, unemployment, and labor force participation.