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Postal Regulatory Commission appoints first chief data officer


Russell Rappel-Schmid joins the watchdog after serving as chief data officer for the state of Alaska.

Experts urge OMB to ensure agencies budget for evidence-based policymaking


OMB acknowledges that agencies need resources to make evaluation a 'central function'.

Navy CDO Sasala says service has a ‘massive’ data duplication problem


The service has missed a six-month target to create an inventory of its data.

Data Coalition makes 10 data recommendations for next White House


The list begins with refocusing the Federal Data Strategy on core priorities like pandemic response.

How federal agencies can improve data insights and lower storage costs


CIOs and CDOs can achieve greater visibility and control to meet new federal data mandates with the help of enterprise data intelligence tools, say experts in new report.

2019 in review: A chief data officer in every agency


The signing of the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act sent agencies running to find a CDO.