ODI News

All the news about government financial transparency

January 01, 2018

What happens when cities open their data? An Esri expert looks at the challenges

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December 21, 2017

Looking Back at 2017: When Open Data Took Hold

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December 12, 2017

What Louisiana can learn from Ohio

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December 12, 2017

Government transparency group applauds Treasurer Schmitt’s Missouri Economic Dashboard

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December 08, 2017

What should be included in a GPO (Title 44) Reform Bill

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November 21, 2017

DATA Act: so far, so meh

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November 14, 2017

Why we support using open data and evidence-based policymaking

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October 23, 2017

Data Coalition’s October 2017 California Data Demo Day: 5 New Lessons on Transparency Outside and Efficiency Inside

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October 06, 2017

Federal Government Expands Open Financial Data Efforts

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September 07, 2017

Assembly Freshmen Find Extra Pay in Seats

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August 24, 2017

Open The Books’ CEO Adam Andrzejewski on Q&A C-SPAN

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July 14, 2017

What we learned at the DATA Act Summit – and why it was our last one

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June 30, 2017

What Is Next For Spending Data

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June 30, 2017

Free Data Sources: Municipal Open Data Portals For 85 US Cities

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May 08, 2017

A brief history of the DATA Act

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April 25, 2017

Following the Money 2017: Special Districts

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January 23, 2017

Small Cities, Big Challenges: Why We Need a System to Warn of Fiscal Crises

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September 27, 2016

New Tool to Increase Transparency in Government Finance Released by University Research Center

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September 12, 2016

California SB1029 on Debt Transparency

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April 13, 2016

Following the Money 2016: New Report Ranks All Fifty States on Government Spending Transparency

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December 21, 2015

Finding California’s Biggest Payees

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November 17, 2015

California Ranks 50th in Spending Transparency

and what we can do about it

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March 18, 2015

How Does Your State Rank for Financial Data Transparency

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December 19, 2014

How California is Putting Big Local Government Data Online

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October 02, 2013

Modernizing California City Financial Reporting

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September 04, 2013

The Case for Muni XBRL: Bringing Municipal Financial Disclosure Into the 21st Century

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