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.

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Current Campaign

The Hurt Bill is back in Congress as part of H.R. 37. Learn more about the state-of-play here. Get more background here.

November 25th op-ed by the Data Transparency Coalition in The Hill calling on Congress not to restrict the SEC from collecting XBRL data from companies.

It's time to Dump DUNS and go with Legal Entity Identifiers. Here's why.

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Advocating Open Data

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