Profile of William WelshContributing Writer
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William Welsh is a contributing writer to InformationWeek Government. He has covered the government IT market since 2000 for publications such as Washington Technology and Defense Systems.
Articles by William Welsh
posted in April 2014
Data Accountability and Transparency Act would make it easier to find and understand federal spending data.
Bipartisan legislation directs government agencies to improve spending transparency by publishing financial data in standardized, machine-readable formats.
Landmark DATA legislation, near passage, would transform the US government's spending information from a maze of confusing documents into easily accessible open data.