Posts By Chad Vander Veen

D.C.’s Data Feeds Wins Kennedy School’s Innovations in American Government Award

The Roy and Lila Ash Institute for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government announced today that Washington, D.C.’s Data Feeds: Democratization of Government Data was among six programs to win the Innovations in American Government Award. D.C. Data Feeds was initiated by the district’s Office of the Chief Technology OfficerRead… Read more »

Is PASS ID Better Than REAL ID? (Analysis)

The deadline for REAL ID implementation is fast approaching. Under current rules, states participating in REAL ID must begin issuing compliant drivers’ licenses by December 31, 2009. That is, unless, these states have applied for an extension to May 11, 2011. Of course, there are also 23 states that have passed legislation partially or completelyRead… Read more »