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Beth Noveck

The Two Tribes of Open Government?

Project On Government Oversight | Posted 07.06.2011 | Politics
Project On Government Oversight

The federal government still has a long way to go. In the mean time, can't the two camps in the open government world peacefully coexist? There's just too much work to be done for us to get bogged down in denigrating each others' agendas.

Transit data drives economic engine for open government

Alexander Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Alexander Howard

Today in New York City, the attendees of TransportationCamp will look for ways to build a better to and fro. Technologists, trains fans, government ...

Beth Noveck, a major contributor to Open Government, returns to teaching law

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Craig Newmark

Hey, Open Government covers a lot of ground; it's about how a democratic government gets the job done increasingly well. That's been a big challenge ...

Harnessing the Civic Surplus for Open Government

Alexander Howard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Alexander Howard

Open innovation isn't a "nice to do," it's a must do in order to strengthen our democracy. In the state and local governments, open government may be poised for sustainability.

People Really Making Government Work

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Craig Newmark

There are a lot of really good people getting a lot done in Washington, making government work, and giving a good return for the taxpayer dollar.

"No More Secrecy": Open The Wall Street Negotiations and Empower Voters

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

The White House should use its voice and its influence to push for full transparency in financial reform so that we can watch the lobbying and backroom deals that usually happen behind closed doors.

Beth Noveck Charts A Course From Virtual Reality To The White House

CNET News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

If you're not familiar with her--and few outside her specific professional and social circles would be--Noveck, a 38-year-old lawyer originally from T...

Obama Team Uses Transparency Methods to Get U.S. Computer Act Together

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Craig Newmark

Hey, one way to get big expensive projects done is to make everything visible, and White House Chief Information Officer Vivek Kundra and White House ...

Federal Gov't Opening Up Further - Beth Noveck

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Craig Newmark

Hey, more and more, the Obama administration is willing to tell you what's going on, as opposed to a government which hides what they're doing.Beth No...